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Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Bordeaux (made)

  • Date:

    1787-1788 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Verneuilh porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Lt. Col. K. Dingwall, DSO with Art Fund support

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 27, shelf 1 []

Physical description

Porcelain cup and saucer; hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels; painted with central roundel containing landscape, surrounded by coloured floral swags and arabesques and a border of gilt.

Place of Origin

Bordeaux (made)


1787-1788 (made)


Verneuilh porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain painted in enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

double 'V'
Painted in gold

Descriptive line

Porcelain cup and saucer, central landscape with coloured floral swags and gilt border, Verneuilh porcelain factory, Bordeaux, 1787-1788.


Hard paste porcelain


Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Flowers (plants); Swags (design element); Arabesques


Ceramics; Porcelain; Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares


Ceramics Collection

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