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Mug

Mug

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760-1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

  • Museum number:

    414:108-1885

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case A, shelf 2

Physical description

Mug, of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue, cylindrical in shape, with a grooved loop handle and decorated with a dragon, partly outside and partly inside, chasing a flaming pearl amid conventional clouds

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

ca. 1760-1765 (made)

Artist/maker

Bow Porcelain Factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

'14'
In blue

Dimensions

Height: 13.9 cm, Diameter: 11 cm

Object history note

Given to Lady Charlotte Schreiber by Miss Meade Innishannon [??] March 1871

Descriptive line

Mug, of soft-paste porcelain painted in underglaze blue, cylindrical in shape, with a grooved loop handle and decorated with a dragon, made by Bow Porcelain Factory, London, ca. 1760-1765.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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