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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
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
Ironstone
Painted
painting (coating)
Possibly ironstone (pottery)
SAUCER
saucers (plates)
Sprig
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
5.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.748.10
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22103

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