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Coffee cup and saucer
  • Coffee cup and saucer
    Capodimonte porcelain factory
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Coffee cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Capo di Monte (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Capodimonte porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr John George Joicey

  • Museum number:

    C.1749&A-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 24, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Coffee cup and saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Decorated with flowers.

Place of Origin

Capo di Monte (made)

Date

ca. 1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Capodimonte porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

A fleur-de-lys
In underglaze blue

Descriptive line

Coffee cup and saucer of soft-paste porcelain, Capodimonte porcelain factory, Capo di Monte, ca. 1750.

Labels and date

CUP and Saucer
Porcelain
Mark: a fleur-de-lys, in underglaze blue
ITALY (CAPODIMONTE); about 1750
J. G. Joicey Bequest
C.1749:l-1919
(Label draft attributed to John V. G. Mallet, ca. 1995) [ca. 1995]

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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