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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Thuringia (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Volkstedt porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted in crimson and moulded

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:

    C.21&A-1915

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 21, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of hard-paste porcelain painted in crimson. Moulded with fluting and painted with bouquets and detached floral sprigs.

Place of Origin

Thuringia (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Volkstedt porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted in crimson and moulded

Marks and inscriptions

Crossed pitch forks
In blue enamel

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer of hard-paste porcelain painted in crimson, Volkstedt porcelain factory, Thuringia, late 18th century

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Fluted; Bouquet; Floral

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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