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Coffee cup

Coffee cup

  • Place of origin:

    Bow (made)

  • Date:

    third quarter of 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue and enamels, and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.1110-1924

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Coffee cup of soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue and enamels, and gilded. With a loop handle. Painted in Japanese Kakiemon with a flowering plum tree and chrysanthemum in green, red, blue, black and gold.

Place of Origin

Bow (made)

Date

third quarter of 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue and enamels, and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

An anchor and dagger
In red

Dimensions

Height: 6 cm, Diameter: 5.4 cm

Descriptive line

Coffee cup of soft-paste porcelain painted with underglaze blue and enamels, and gilded, Bow Porcelain Factory, Bow, third quarter of 18th century.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Glazed; Gilded; Painted

Subjects depicted

Plum; Flowers; Chrysanthemum

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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