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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Ouder Amstel (made)

  • Date:

    late 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Amstel porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in colours and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Col. Waldo-Sibthorp

  • Museum number:

    327&A-1902

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 28, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of porcelain painted in colours and gilded. Painted with a border of palm-leaves and bulrushes, and with a wide band of conventional ornament in red and shades of green on a gilt shaded ground. The remaining surface is seméof gilt stars.

Place of Origin

Ouder Amstel (made)

Date

late 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Amstel porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in colours and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'Amstel'
In blue

'L 3'
Incised

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer of porcelain painted in colours and gilded, Amstel porcelain factory, Ouder Amstel, late 18th century

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Bulrush; Palm; Stars

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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