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

Teacup and Saucer

ca. 1780 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Teacup and saucer, fluted, with wavy edge. Soft-paste porcelain, painted in red, pink, lilac and green with sprays of flowers and borders (that on the cup being inside) of floral scrollwork motives.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Cup
  • Saucer
Materials and techniques
Soft-paste porcelain painted in overglaze enamels
Brief description
Teacup and saucer, soft-paste porcelain, painted in overglaze enamels, made by Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, ca. 1780
Physical description
Teacup and saucer, fluted, with wavy edge. Soft-paste porcelain, painted in red, pink, lilac and green with sprays of flowers and borders (that on the cup being inside) of floral scrollwork motives.
Credit line
Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.
Production
Date given by John Howell 1981
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.336&A-1924

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Record createdApril 27, 2009
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