cup and saucer

manufacturer: New Hall china manufactory (English, estab. 1781, closed 1836)

circa 1808
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Description
cup and saucer, bute-shaped cup with a looped handle and saucer richly decorated in the oriental manner with an elephant in a fenced garden with pavilions, pomegranate trees and other exotic foliage, in a cobalt, light blue and orange palette, gilt enrichments and wavy line borders, 'V' style mark only to cup Cup and saucer of bone china. Painted in "Japan" style
Maker and role
manufacturer: New Hall china manufactory (English, estab. 1781, closed 1836)
Production place
Shelton, Staffordshire potteries district, Staffordshire, England
Production date
circa 1808
Media description
bone china, underglaze blue, gilded
Measurements
cup: 60 mm
saucer: dia 145 mm
Measurement details
height: 60mm
diameter: 145mm
Credit line
purchased with funds provided by TJC Ambassador, Mr Andrew Dixon, Melbourne, 2017
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A1402