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Saucer

Saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Worcester

  • Date:

    1770-1780 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mrs A. B. Woodcroft

  • Museum number:

    437-1903

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Porcelain, printed in blue and decorated with sprays of flowers and two butterflies. Mark, a crescent in blue. English (Worcester) 1770-1783.

Place of Origin

Worcester

Date

1770-1780 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain

Dimensions

Diameter: 4 7/8 in

Descriptive line

Soft paste porcelain, transfer-printed in underglaze blue with ‘The Three Flowers’ pattern , ca 1770-80

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

For this pattern, see Branyan, French and Sandon, Worcester Blue and White Porcelain, revised edition 1989, cat. II.C.19, where dated 1770-80

Materials

Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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