Stirrup cup

Drinking cup

English
about 1775
Made by Josiah Wedgwood & Thomas Bentley, active 1768–1780


Object Place: Europe, England

Accession Number

96.745

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (basalt ware); silver rim

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Head of a fox; the ears making the handle; the rim mounted with silver; glazed interior.

Inscription

Paper label from Art Institute of Chicago 1962 exhibition on the underside

Markings

Impressed on proper right ear: "Wedgwood / & Bentley" and "Bentley" a second time.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Richard Baker