Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cup and saucer
  • John Alcock, maker
    active: England, United Kingdom
    Samuel Alcock, maker
    1799–1849
    active: England, United Kingdom
  • cup and saucer, after 1846
  • Where object was made: Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • transferware, ironstone
  • Object Height/Diameter: 7.5 x 10.3 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 2 15/16 x 4 1/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.3179.a,b
Description

"Scinde" series of Staffordshire dark blue transfer printed (flowing) saucer and cup. There are scenes with pagodas, trees, and a figure carrying an object.