Tea bowl and saucerOn display
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Tea bowl and saucer
Date1700 - 1730
Material and technique
hard paste porcelain
Dimensionsteabowl 3.2 cm (height)
teabowl 6 cm (diameter)
saucer 10 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Henry Rissik Marshall and his wife (Margaret) Monica Somerville, in memory of their only child William Somerville Marshall, 1957.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 35 | West meets East
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material composed of kaolin, quartz, and feldspar which is fired to a temperature of c.1350-1400⁰c. The resulting ceramic is vitreous, translucent, and white in colour.