- Museum number
Cup; porcelain; bluish-white decorated with 'German' flowers, one large flower-spray and one small sprig, and two butterflies painted in underglaze blue; crisply modelled scroll handle with leaf pattern moulded along back and partially painted in underglaze blue; marked.
- Production date
- 1740-1750 (circa)
Height: 6.70 centimetres
Width: 9.20 centimetres (with handle)
- Curator's comments
- This pattern, often described as the "blaue deutsche Blume" (blue German flowers), was introduced in the 1740s.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number