- Museum number
Cream-jug; porcelain; part of a coffee-set known as "Princess". Ovoid body with diagonal spout and angled handle. Gold band round outside of handle and rim of spout.
- Production date
- 1953-1964 (designed 1853)
- Curator's comments
- For the designer see W. Siemen, 60 Jahre Porzellan. hans Achtziger zum 70. Geburtstag, exhibition catalogue, Museum der Deutschen Porzellanindustrie, Hohenberg an der Eger, 1988 p.33.
For the manufacturer, see W. Siemen (ed.), 175 Jahre Hutschenreuther, exhibition catalogue, as above 1989 pp.77-78.
Achtziger, born 1918, trained in the porcelain industry and then worked as a sculptor before returning to Hutschenreuther, where he continued to work until his retirement in 1983. This was his first table service.
In set with A
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number