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Cup: C.32-1918

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Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Factory: Chelsea-Derby Porcelain Factory

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Description

Soft-paste porcelain cup, painted overglaze with a Neoclassical motif in polychrome enamels and gilt. Decorated with "bleu de roi" borders. Over this is a pattern worked in gold, green festoons, and two classical heads in grey on a brown ground within oval gilt framework.

Legal notes

Given by Ralph Griffin, MA

Measurements and weight

Height: 2 in
Length: 3 7/8 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1918-08-28) by Griffin, Ralph, MA

School or Style

Neoclassical

Components of the work

Decoration composed of enamels ( polychrome) gold

Materials used in production

presumed lead Lead-glaze
Soft-paste porcelain

Techniques used in production

Glazing (coating) : Soft-paste porcelain, moulded and painted overglaze in polychrome enamels and gilt

Identification numbers

Accession number: C.32-1918
Primary reference Number: 74516
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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