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Saucer

Saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Caughley (made)

  • Date:

    1776-90 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Caughley Porcelain Factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by H.M. Philipson-Stow, Esq.

  • Museum number:

    C.503-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 11, shelf 4

Physical description

Saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue. Painted with a woman in Chinese dress and attendant. In the background are various objects including a vase of flowers, a tripod stand and a dish of fruits.

Place of Origin

Caughley (made)

Date

1776-90 (made)

Artist/maker

Caughley Porcelain Factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

A crescent enclosing an 'L'

Dimensions

Diameter: 12.4 cm

Descriptive line

Saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue, Caughley Porcelain Factory, Caughley, 1776-90

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

For this pattern see The Caughley Society, Caughley Blue & White Patterns (2012), cat. B07, where dated 1776-90

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Woman; Flowers; Vase; Fruit; Servant

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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