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Cup and Saucer

1993.467.1-.2 (RS210923)

Description

Earthenware handless cup and saucer with brown transfer-printed "Oriental" pattern. Pattern depicts an exotic landscape with a man riding a camel. The border consists of alternating vignettes of flowers and a builing with dome and tower.

Details

Maker
William Ridgway & Co. (Maker)
Date
1830-1834
Inscriptions
"Oriental [in scroll cartouche] / W R [swag banner] / Opaque China" (printed)
Location of origin
Shelton / Hanley, England
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Food Service Sets
Places
County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
cups
earthenware
glazing (coating)
landscapes (representations)
Orientalism
saucers (plates)
Set, Cup and Saucer
transfer printing
Dimensions
1 1/4 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.467.1-.2
Credit Line
Bequest of the Estate of C. Spaulding Prime
GUSN
306081

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Oriental

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