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Cup

Cup

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1758-62 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Allen from the John Lee Allen Collection

  • Museum number:

    C.104-1935

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 1, shelf 3

Physical description

Cup of soft-paste porcelain, bell-shaped, with moulded foot and a narrow moulded band round the middle; two scrolled handles, with sprays of flowers in relief branching out over the sides of the cup. Painted on each side in fan-shaped panels reserved on a powdered blue ground with a Chinese landscape, and under each handle a small round panel containing a floral spray.

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1758-62 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 7.6 cm

Descriptive line

Two-handled cup, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue; Bow Porcelain Factory, England (London), ca. 1758-62

Materials

Soft paste porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Subjects depicted

Landscapes; Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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