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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, platinum lustre, printed, painted

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Ernest Marsh, Esq.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cylindrical cup with a pheasant perched on a flowering branch and another pheasant in flight. The saucer has similar decoration in the middle, and round the rima diaper border with flowers in panels.

Place of Origin

England (made)


19th century (made)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, platinum lustre, printed, painted

Descriptive line

Coffee cup and Saucer, porcelain with decoration printed in black on white and reserved in a ground painted with platinum lustre. Mark, a cross in platinum lustre on both pieces. English (Staffordshire); early 19th century


Porcelain; Platinum; Material


Painting; Printing; Lustre


Ceramics Collection

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