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Coffee pot and cover

Coffee pot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765-1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamel colours

  • Credit Line:

    Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.1196/&A-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Coffee pot and cover of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamel colours. Painted with detached sprays of flowers in pink, red, green, turquoise-blue and grey. Scrolled line border in red.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1765-1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamel colours

Dimensions

Height: 24.1 cm, Diameter: 12.1 cm

Descriptive line

Coffee pot and cover of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamel colours, Worcester, ca. 1765-75

Production Note

Previously attributed to Philip Christian's factory, Liverpool. Possibly a Worcester piece decorated in Liverpool style, perhaps as a replacement for, or an addition to, a Philip Christian service. Note that details such as the knop and glaze free underside to the cover flange are characteristic of Worcester.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Bird; Borders; Foliate; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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