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saucer

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1887,0307,II.244

  • Description

    Saucer; porcelain; moulded; octagonal; circular panel transfer-printed in black with landscape and figure washed over with colours; marked.

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1750-1752 (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 14.1 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        maker's mark
      • Inscription Position

        base
      • Inscription Comment

        Raised anchor on embossed oval shield.
  • Curator's comments

    The only known example of a print on Chelsea porcelain.

  • Bibliography

    • Hobson 1905 II244 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G46/dc21

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1887

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1887,0307,II.244

Saucer; porcelain; octagonal; circular panel transfer-printed in black with landscape and figure washed over with colours; marked.

Saucer; porcelain; octagonal; circular panel transfer-printed in black with landscape and figure washed over with colours; marked.

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