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Teacup

1971.974.28 (RS33403)

Description

Deep circular bowl form with slightly flared mouth; circular foot; rope-twist C-shaped handle. General pattern: brown transfer print decoration of elaborate multipatterned diapered border with scrolls and floral elements; central design of Western version of willow pattern with elaborate pagoda houses at right, trees in center, bridge and island at left; yellow, blue, green, orange and gilt overglaze hand coloring of scene and border.

Details

Maker
Spode Pottery (Maker)
Date
ca. 1830
Location of origin
Stoke-on-Trent, England, Staffordshire; England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
earthenware
hand coloring
overglazing
transfer printing
vitrification
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Diaper
diaper (textile material)
diaper patterns
earthenware
Earthenware
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Overglazed
overglazing
Pagoda
Semi-Vitrified
Staffordshire
TEACUP
teacups
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
vitrification
Willow
willow (wood)
Dimensions
2.875 (H), 3.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.974.28
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5811

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Willow

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