An image of Teapot and cover

Worcester

(England 1751 – 2009)

Teapot and cover

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

The ‘eloping bride’ pattern, in use at Worcester 1765–70, is based on Chinese prototypes simplified by the omission of background details. The mark is also copied from Chinese examples.

Year
circa 1765-1770
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
12.2 x 16.3 x 9.9 cm :
a - teapot; 9 x 16.3 x 9.9 cm
b - lid; 4 x 6.5 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.147.a-b