cup and saucer

manufacturer: Coalport porcelain factory (English, estab. 1795, closed 1862);  attributed to: Hilditch & Sons (active circa 1822-1830); 

circa 1830
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Description
cup and saucer, breakfast, fluted mould, light green ground, enhanced with gilded scrolls and classical leafage, white reserves decorated with single pink roses enhanced with tiny gold foliage to the saucer and interior of the breakfast cup, both finished with gilded rims. The exterior of the cup is left white except for a gilded flower and foliage motif around the centre of the cup and gilded rim above the foot. The typical ring and spur Hilditch handle is highlighted with gilded.
Maker and role
manufacturer: Coalport porcelain factory (English, estab. 1795, closed 1862)
attributed to: Hilditch & Sons (active circa 1822-1830)
Production place
Coalport, Shropshire, England
Production date
circa 1830
Media description
Bone China, hand-painted
Measurements
cup: 52 x 115 x 93 mm
saucer: 27 x dia 144 mm
Measurement details
depth: 93mm
Credit line
bequest of Alwynne Jona OAM, Melbourne 2013
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection and Christine Bell
Accession number
A1313