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Tea bowl and saucer

Tea bowl and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Caughley (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1783-93 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Caughley Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)
    Chamberlain Worcester (gilded)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Alfred Darby, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.91&A-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 11, shelf 5 []

Physical description

Tea bowl and saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and gilded.

Place of Origin

Caughley (made)

Date

ca. 1783-93 (made)

Artist/maker

Caughley Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)
Chamberlain Worcester (gilded)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'S'
In underglaze blue

Descriptive line

Tea bowl and saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue and gilded, Caughley porcelain factory, probably gilded at Chamberlain's factory, Worcester, ca. 1783-93

Production Note

The underglaze blue decoration was carried out at the Caughley factory, and the gilding was probably added at Chamberlain's works

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Fluted; Flowers; Scalloped

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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