Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cup
  • John Davenport
    1765–1848
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • cup, 1830
  • Where object was made: Longport, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, earthenware, pink lusterware
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2167
Description

Transferware Staffordshire light blue transfer printed cup depicting a "Pastoral scene with shepherds." The scene around the exterior of the cup has a male figure with a staff, sheep and a castle, set against a pastoral background. There is a band of flowers on the interior rim of the cup. The outside rim of the cup has a band of pink luster.