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

Chocolate Cup, Cover and Saucer

ca. 1781-1793 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Chocolate cup, cover and saucer of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Decorated with a border of roses painted in medallions separated by symmetrical foliated scrolls and festoons in colours and gold.


Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 3 parts.

  • Cup
  • Cup Cover
  • Saucer
Materials and techniques
Hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded
Brief description
Chocolate cup, cover and saucer of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Rue de Bondy porcelain factory, Paris, ca. 1781-1793.
Physical description
Chocolate cup, cover and saucer of hard-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded. Decorated with a border of roses painted in medallions separated by symmetrical foliated scrolls and festoons in colours and gold.
Credit line
Given by Mrs Herbert Allen (Maude Louise Allen)
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.136 to B-1922

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Record createdJune 24, 2009
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