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Coffee pot and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Caughley (made)

  • Date:

    1778-1788 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Caughley Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain transfer-printed in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Alfred Darby, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.102&A-1921

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Coffee pot and cover of soft-paste porcelain transfer-printed in underglaze blue. Decorated with fruit and floral sprays within an oval cartouche surrounded by sprigs.

Place of Origin

Caughley (made)

Date

1778-1788 (made)

Artist/maker

Caughley Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain transfer-printed in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

'5' [disguised]
Printed in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 24.1 cm, Diameter: 12.7 cm

Descriptive line

Coffee pot and cover of soft-paste porcelain transfer-printed in underglaze blue, Caughley Porcelain Factory, Caughley, ca. 1778-88

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

For this pattern on a similar coffee pot, see The Caughley Society, Caughley Blue & White Patterns, 2012, cat. D03

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Transfer-printed

Subjects depicted

Sprigs; Fruit; Scroll; Medallions (ornament areas); Border; Garland; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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