Skip to main content

Tea bowl and saucer: C.34.4 & A-2015

Object information

Awaiting location update

Maker(s)

Pottery: Unidentified Staffordshire Pottery (Possibly)
Pottery: Unidentified Yorkshire Pottery (Possibly)

Entities

Categories

Description

Creamware painted in red and black enamels with flowers

Notes

History note: Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor, St Andrew’s, Fife; Sir Ivor died on 24 April 2005; on loan since 2006 (Syndicate of 30 January)

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest through The Art Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015-04-27) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady

Dating

3rd quarter 18th Century
George III
Circa 1770 CE - 1775 CE

School or Style

Rococo

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamel ( red and black)
Saucer Diameter 11.8 cm Height 2.8 cm
Cup Diameter 8 cm Height 4.3 cm

Materials used in production

cream Earthenware
Lead-glaze

Techniques used in production

Lead-glazing : Cream-coloured earthenware, lead-glazed, and painted in red and black enamel

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.34.4 & A-2015
Primary reference Number: 201579
Old object number: 56D
Entry form number: 648
Old loan number: AAL.34.4 & A-2006
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Tuesday 2 June 2015 Updated: Tuesday 15 May 2018 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Tea bowl and saucer" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/201579 Accessed: 2022-12-02 05:26:39

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/201579 |title=Tea bowl and saucer |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-12-02 05:26:39|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-201579

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Tea Bowl and Saucer from a Toy Tea Set

Accession Number: C.1554.5 & A-1928

Tea Bowl and Saucer from a Toy Tea Set

Accession Number: C.1554.4 & A-1928

Tea bowl

Accession Number: C.3141 & A-1928

Tea bowl

Accession Number: C.64 & A-1918

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...