An image of Cup and saucer

Worcester

(England 1751 – 2009)

Cup and saucer

Location
18th c European porcelain
Further information

The decoration of ‘rich Kakiemon’ type was introduced in the 1760s, but is here applied to a later cup shape. The shape derives directly from a Sèvres model (compare L2012.169.a-b).

Year
circa 1775-1785
Media
Ceramic
Medium
soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions
cup 6.2 x 10.2 x 8.2 cm; saucer 3.3 x 13.2 cm diam; combined height 6.9 cm :
a - cup; 6.2 x 10.2 x 8.2 cm
b - saucer; 3.3 x 13.2 cm
Credit
On loan from Kenneth Reed
Accession number
L2012.160.a-b