bowl, tea

manufacturer: Chelsea porcelain factory (estab. circa 1743-1745, closed 1769);  manufacturer: Chelsea-Derby porcelain factory (estab. 1770, closed 1784); 

circa 1770
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Description
tea bowl, fluted, ground painted in claret leaving rococo reserves painted with small scattered flowers, honey-gilded with rococo cartouche and garlands and ribbons. The lip decorated with dentil gilded.
Maker and role
manufacturer: Chelsea porcelain factory (estab. circa 1743-1745, closed 1769)
manufacturer: Chelsea-Derby porcelain factory (estab. 1770, closed 1784)
Production place
Chelsea, London, England
Production date
circa 1770
Media description
porcelain, gidled
Measurements
Cup: 50 x dia 75 mm
Saucer: 35 x dia 120 mm
Measurement details
height: 50mm
diameter: 75mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
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
A0670

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