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Cup and saucer: C.2 & A-1933

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Imperial Porcelain Factory (Production)


Hard-paste porcelain cup and saucer, painted in enamels

Legal notes

Given by Ralph Griffin

Place(s) associated

  • Vienna ⪼ Austria

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1933) by Griffin, Ralph, FSA


18th century
Production date: circa AD 1794

Components of the work

Saucer Diameter 13.7 cm Height 3.5 cm
Cup Height 6.7 cm Length 9.2 cm

Materials used in production

Enamel Hard-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: shield with two cross bars
  • Method of creation: In blue
  • Type: Factory mark
  • Text: 20, 31, 77
  • Location: On cup
  • Method of creation: In blue, impressed, incised
  • Type: Number
  • Text: 25, 31, 28
  • Location: On saucer
  • Method of creation: In blue, impressed, incised
  • Type: Number

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.2 & A-1933
Primary reference Number: 72975
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 18 October 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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