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Teacup and Saucer

A work made of soft-paste porcelain, underglaze blue decoration.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of soft-paste porcelain, underglaze blue decoration.


c. 1760


Worcester Porcelain Factory (Warmstry House Period, 1751–1783)
Worcester, England, founded 1751

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Applied Arts of Europe


Worcester Porcelain Factory (Manufacturer)


Teacup and Saucer


Worcester (Object made in)

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Made 1755–1765


Soft-paste porcelain, underglaze blue decoration


Saucer: Diam.: 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.); Teacup: 4.5 × 7.3 cm (1 3/4 × 2 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mildred Hofeller for the Betje and Simon Straus Collection

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