Cocoa Mug Saucers

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1883

GUSN

GUSN-309958

Description

Two cocoa mug saucers part of "Hampden" pattern dinner service for twelve. Designed by Christopher Dresser and produced by the Old Hall Earthenware Company, England. Light cream-colored body 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

saucers (plates)
ceramic (material)
floral patterns
Anglo-Japanese
Dish, Eating
Saucer
Saucer

Inscription

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

Pattern

Hampden

Maker

Dresser, Christopher
Old Hall Earthenware Co. Ltd.

Location of Origin

Hanley, England

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Sarah Moore Field Collection

Accession Number

1998.5905.89-.90

Places

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