Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cup and saucer
  • Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • cup and saucer, 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • pink lusterware, earthenware
  • Object Height/Diameter: cup 6.2 x 9.4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: cup 2 7/16 x 3 11/16 in
    Object Height/Diameter: saucer 3.1 x 14 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: saucer 1 1/4 x 5 1/2 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1245.a,b
Description

Saucer(identified as a) with a band of pink luster around the top rim with five iron red flowers, blue and green leaves, and pink luster foliate offshoots. Pink circle in the center.

Teacup (identified as b) with four iron red flowers, blue and green leaves, and pink luster foliate offshoots. There is a band of pink luster at the top and below the floral motifs. Foliate pink luster motif in the bottom of the cup.