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saucer / chocolate-cup

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Chocolate cup (cylindrical) and saucer; jasper ware, light sage green ground; four panels on cup, (1) old woman exhorting a young man and maid, (2) three maidens dancing, (3) Libya with cornucopia, (4) a daisy; wreath above and vertical leaves, etc., below; on saucer, vertical leaves and campanula etc; bottom of cup polished.


  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1787 (circa)
  • Production place

    • Factory in: Etruria term details
    • (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Staffordshire,Stoke-on-Trent,Etruria (England))
  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 2.6 inches (cup)
    • Diameter: 4.7 inches (saucer)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        maker's mark
      • Inscription Position

        base of cup and saucer
      • Inscription Content

      • Inscription Comment

  • Bibliography

    • Hobson 1903 I736 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number


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Object reference number: MCN206

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