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Cup and Saucer

1971.1310.1AB (RS118092)

Description

A) Cups with white clay body and glaze; cylindrical deep bowl with shallow foot ring; applied simple C-shaped handle; underglaze deep blue decoration of diapered band with superimposed flowers, broken by cartouche shaped reserves with flower arrangement on a stand. B) Conforming circular shallow saucer with cup ring in center; border design as above with central circular scenic reserve featuring roses on terrace overlooking river with a peacock gondola.

Details

Maker
W. T. Copeland & Sons (Maker)
Date
ca. 1875
Inscriptions
Green printed mark.
Location of origin
Stoke-on-Trent, England; Stoke, England, Stafforshire
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bone china
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bone China
bone china
Cartouche
cartouches (ornament)
CUP AND SAUCER
cups
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Floral
floral patterns
Gondola
gondolas (flat-bottomed watercraft)
Peacock
peafowl
porcelain
Rose
rose (genus)
saucers (plates)
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
2.5 x 2.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1310.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6501

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