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Saucer

Saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Stoke-on-Trent (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1825 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Minton (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Herbert Allen

  • Museum number:

    C.690-1935

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Saucer of bone china painted with enamels and gilded in imitation of Sèvres porcelain. On the rim are two landscapes, each with a pair of birds painted in a narrow panel bordered with gilt scrollwork and reserved on a wide turquoise-blue border. In the middle is a bird on a spray.

Place of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent (made)

Date

ca. 1825 (made)

Artist/maker

Minton (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

'LL' enclosing 'm' with a short stroke below
In blue, in imitation of the Sèvres mark

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.2 cm

Descriptive line

Saucer of bone china painted with enamels and gilded, possibly Minton & Co., Stoke-on-Trent, ca. 1825.

Materials

Bone china; Enamels

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Birds; Scrollwork; Landscapes

Categories

Ceramics; Bone China

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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