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Egg Cup

1971.1049.10 (RS117997)

Description

10) Egg cup. Blue and white transfer print pattern "Real Old Willow" with gilt overglaze decoration; borders are alternating diaper reserves with gilt edge; central tranditional pagoda house and river willow pattern scene in Far Eastern manner.

Details

Maker
Booth's Ltd. (Maker)
Date
1900-1933
Location of origin
Tunstall, England; Tunstall, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
earthenware
gilding
overglazing
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CUP, EGG
Earthenware
earthenware
eggcups
Gilded
gilding
Orientalism
Overglazed
overglazing
Pagoda
Staffordshire
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.5 x 1.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1049.10
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12172

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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