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Coffee cup and saucer
  • Coffee cup and saucer
    Worcester porcelain factory
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Coffee cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1775-80 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.1082&A-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 6, shelf 2 []

Physical description

Coffee cup and saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels. Painted with quails and sprays of plum blossom in red, blue and green in imitation of Japanese porcelain in the Kakiemon style.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1775-80 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels

Marks and inscriptions

A crescent
In red

Descriptive line

Coffee cup and saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels, Worcester porcelain factory, ca. 1775-80

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

For this shaper and pattern, see S. Spero and J. Sandon, Worcester Porcelain ... The Zorensky Collection, 1996, no. 294 (where dated ca. 1775-80)

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Plum tree; Flower (plum); Quail

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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