Tea saucer

English
about 1754
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Overall: 4.1cm (1 5/8in.) Other (Part A): 7.3cm (2 7/8in.) Other (Part B): 11.4cm (4 1/2in.)

Accession Number

1982.38b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Soft-paste porcelain, decorated with underglaze blue with so-called “warbler” pattern: long-tailed bird, fence, Chinese rock and peony tree, panelled diaper border. Marks: on (b):   (a) unmarked. Condition: perfect.

Provenance

Dorothy G. Hale and Co. Antiques, Chicago (dealer); November 6, 1967, purchased by Janet Wolfson, Brookline, MA

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson