Teacup and Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-309879

Description

Teacup and saucer part of "Hampden" pattern dinner service for twelve designed by Christopher Dresser and produced by the Old Hall Earthenware Company, England. The cups and saucers are light cream-colored with aqua rims, decorated with a transfer-printed and overpainted pattern of flowers and geometric designs in aqua, blues, yellow, brown and black.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
saucers (plates)
ceramics (objects)
floral patterns
Anglo-Japanese
Set, Cup and Saucer
Set, Cup and Saucer

Inscription

"HAMPDEN / OLD HALL / ENGLAND / E'WARE CO / (L)" (stamped)

Pattern

Hampden

Additional Identification Number

1998.5905.19ab

Maker

Dresser, Christopher (Designer)
Old Hall Earthenware Co. Ltd. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Hanley, England

Dimensions

2 1/4 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Sarah Moore Field Collection

Accession Number

1998.5905.19.1-.2

Date

(Date attribution based on 1884 change in mark registration)

Places

North Andover (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Hanley (Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom)