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

Mug

1762-1765 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Mug of soft-paste porcelain, bell-shaped, with loop handle. Painted in underglaze blue with landscapes, buildings and willow trees; scrolled border within and on the handle.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Materials and techniques
Soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue
Brief description
Mug, soft-paste porcelain, painted in underglaze blue, Lowestoft porcelain factory, England, 1762-1765
Physical description
Mug of soft-paste porcelain, bell-shaped, with loop handle. Painted in underglaze blue with landscapes, buildings and willow trees; scrolled border within and on the handle.
Dimensions
  • Height: 11.4cm
  • Diameter: 8.3cm
Marks and inscriptions
An indistinct numeral in blue
Credit line
Given by E. F. Broderip, Esq.
Production
Date given by John Howell in 1984
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.798-1924

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Record createdMay 22, 2009
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