Cup and saucer

English
1830–37
Made at Davenport factory (England)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

6.4 x 10.6 x 8.9 cm (2 1/2 x 4 3/16 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

00.381a-b

Medium or Technique

Bone china with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

White, with bands of deep blue and “jewels” in gold.

Markings

Overglaze printed mark in purple/puce enamel in use from 1830 until June 1837 (crowned garter, containing inscriptions: "Davenport/ Longport/ Staffords." and "Manufacturer to their Majesties."

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. George Linder to the MFA in 1900 (Accession Date: December 5, 1899)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Linder