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Cup and Saucer

Manufacturer: Derby Porcelain Factory

Gilder: Thomas Soare

Date: c.1794-1795
Overall (G83.1.1129.1): 6.3 x 10.2 cm (2 1/2 x 4 in.)
Overall (G83.1.1129.2): 1 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. (3.2 x 14 cm)
Medium: Phosphatic (bone ash) soft-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels, gilding
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, Derbyshire, Derby
Object number: G83.1.1129.1-.2
DescriptionA Derby yellow-ground cabinet-cup and saucer painted in the manner of John Brewer with a basket of garden flowers on marble ledge reserved on a shaded brown ground within a rectangular gilt foliage cartouche on a brilliant canary-yellow ground within wide gilt line and dot pattern rims.