Cup and saucer

Object Number: 
1948.273ab
Date: 
ca. 1825
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall (cup): 2 1/2 × 3 5/8 × 2 7/8 in. (6.4 × 9.2 × 7.3 cm)
Marks: 
painted: by hand on cup on bottom in red brown: 2 small parallel lines, one solid and one broken
Description: 
Hand painted cup and saucer with scrolled handle in Gaudy Welsh style, decorated with a blue underglaze and red-brown, copper luster, and purple luster overglaze; pattern composed of abstract fruits, leaves, and geometric shapes; large blue underglaze balluster shape in foreground.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Weber Hill Arkenburgh
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group