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Cup and saucer with strawberries, New Hall Factory

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An image of Cup and saucer. New Hall Porcelain Factory, Staffordshire. The circular saucer has deep curved sides and stands on a footring. The cup is decorated on the outside at the top with a border of pairs of two-tone purplish-brown strawberries alternating with a single leaf, on an undulating gold stem with smaller gold leaves branching off it. Below there a horizontal gold band, with a very narrow one below, and there iare further bands round the rim and base. The back of the handle is decorated with a few gold tiny dots and four stylized gold trefoil leaves.The saucer has one purplish-brown strawberry and a leaf on a gold stem in the centre, and a similar border around the edge. Pattern no. 285. Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, thrown (?), glazed, painted overglaze in purplish-brown enamel, and gilded. Height, cup, 6.5 cm, diameter, cup, 6.3 cm, width, cup, 8.4 cm, height, saucer, 3.4 cm, diameter, sucer, 13 cm, circa 1797-1803.

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Cup and saucer. New Hall Porcelain Factory, Staffordshire. The circular saucer has deep curved sides and stands on a footring. The cup is decorated on the outside at the top with a border of pairs of two-tone purplish-brown strawberries alternating with a single leaf, on an undulating gold stem with smaller gold leaves branching off it. Below there a horizontal gold band, with a very narrow one below, and there iare further bands round the rim and base. The back of the handle is decorated with a few gold tiny dots and four stylized gold trefoil leaves.The saucer has one purplish-brown strawberry and a leaf on a gold stem in the centre, and a similar border around the edge. Pattern no. 285. Hybrid hard-paste porcelain, thrown (?), glazed, painted overglaze in purplish-brown enamel, and gilded. Height, cup, 6.5 cm, diameter, cup, 6.3 cm, width, cup, 8.4 cm, height, saucer, 3.4 cm, diameter, sucer, 13 cm, circa 1797-1803.

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  • Accession Number: C.63 & A-2010
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/27.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 794 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 456.69kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 27/1
  • Captured: 2013:11:20 15:42:35

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18th Century 19th Century berries berry border ceramics circular cup cup and saucer enamel enamelled English fruits Georgian gilded gilt glazed gold (colour) hard-paste porcelain leaves New Hall Porcelain Factory on-glazed onglaze overglaze painted porcelain round saucer service ware serving piece strawberries strawberry studio ceramics tableware taking tea teaware thrown white

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