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Teacup and saucer

Description

One of 6 teacups and 12 saucers w/ pink mum floral design; gilded edges and handles; white background w/ grey floral branch, blue leaves and purple mums.

Details

Maker
Sampson Bridgwood & Son (Maker)
Date
1885-1920
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""PORCELAINE OPAQUE/ TRADEMARK/ BRIDGWOOD & SON"" [w/ shield and 2 crossed swords] This mark used after 1885. Impressed on bottom: ""ALPHA"" [in circle]
Location of origin
Longton, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chrysanthemum
CUP AND SAUCER
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
Ironstone
Painted
painting (coating)
Possibly ironstone (pottery)
saucers (plates)
Sprig
teacups
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
2.125 x 3.25 (HxW), 2.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.748.4AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22097

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