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Cup and saucer
  • Cup and saucer
    Giesshübel pottery and porecelain factory
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Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    1803-1828 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Giesshübel pottery and porecelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Claude W. Heneage

  • Museum number:

    C.23&A-1953

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 21, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of hard paste porcelain. On the cup, the Crucifixion, with the Virgin and St. Mary Magdelene, painted in enamel colours; plain gilt bands at rim and base. On the saucer, a rosette motif of alternating long and short composite petals

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

1803-1828 (made)

Artist/maker

Giesshübel pottery and porecelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain, painted in enamels and gilt

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer, hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilt, Giesshübel pottery and porecelain factory, Germany, 1803-1828

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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