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Caudle cup and cover

Caudle cup and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1790 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Transferred from the Museum of Practical Geology, Jermyn Street

  • Museum number:

    3280&A-1901

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 6, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Caudle (?) cup and cover of soft-paste porcelain, cylindrical with two loop handles. Both are painted with festoons and floral sprays in blue and gold.

Place of Origin

Worcester (made)

Date

ca. 1790 (made)

Artist/maker

Worcester porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

A crescent, in blue

Dimensions

Height: 19.1 cm, Diameter: 13.3 cm

Descriptive line

Caudle (?) cup and cover of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and gilded, Worcester porcelain factory (Flight period), England, ca. 1790

Production Note

Flight period

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Festoons

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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