Cup and saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-37496

Description

Earthenware handless cup (.1) and saucer (.2) with "flow blue" transfer-printed pattern "Temple." Cup is twelve sided. Both cup and plate printed with pagoda scenes on interior rim and scene of pagodas, urn and figures in a boat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cups
saucers (plates)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
transfer printing
flow blue (ceramic glaze)
Chinoiserie
Set, Cup and Saucer
Flow blue
Orientalism
Spray
Pagoda
Set, Cup and Saucer

Inscription

"PEARL STONE WARE [on oval band]/ TEMPLE / WEDGWOOD & CO" (on saucer)

Associated Building

Fowler House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

1934.2983AB

Maker

Wedgwood & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Tunstall, England

Dimensions

3 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Fowler House Estate

Accession Number

1934.2983.1-.2

Places

Tunstall (County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom)

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