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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery


Tea Cup and Saucer
1952 (made)
Place of origin

Tea cup and saucer of porcelain with transfer printed decoration.

Object details

Object type
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Cup
  • Saucer
TitleHeartsease (manufacturer's title)
Materials and techniques
Porcelain with transfer printed decoration
Brief description
'Heartsease' tea cup and saucer of porcelain with transfer printed decoration designed by Edward Bawden, made by Josiah Wedgwood and Sons Ltd., Etruria, for the Orient Shipping Line, 1952.
Physical description
Tea cup and saucer of porcelain with transfer printed decoration.
Credit line
Given by Josiah Wedgwood & Sons Ltd.
Object history
Transfer printed decoration 'Heartsease' is taken from a lithograph by Edward Bawden.
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Record createdOctober 23, 2008
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