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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    1875 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Minton (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with silver, painted and gilded

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 18, shelf 6 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of porcelain with a gros-blue ground enriched with gold and silver.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)


1875 (made)


Minton (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with silver, painted and gilded

Object history note

Bought at the Centennial Exhibition, Philadelphia.

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer of porcelain, Minton & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, 1875.


Porcelain; Silver


Gilded; Painted

Subjects depicted

Roses (flowers); Cupid; Medallion


Ceramics; Porcelain


Ceramics Collection

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