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Teapot and cover

Teapot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780-85 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.380&A-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 6, shelf 3 []

Physical description

Teapot and cover of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1780-85 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

An open crescent
In blue

Dimensions

Height: 13.3 cm

Object history note

Part of a tea service with C.380 to P-1935.

Descriptive line

Teapot and cover of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1780-85

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

Godden, Geoffrey. Chamberlain-Worcester Porcelain; 1788-1852. London : Barrie & Jenkins, 1982.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Insects; Urn; Wreath; Fruit; Festoons; Medallions; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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