Tea jar with the arms of Thomas Saunders, Governor of Fort St. George, MadrasOn display
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Tea jar with the arms of Thomas Saunders, Governor of Fort St. George, Madras
Material and technique
Dimensions11.5 cm (height)
No. of items
Presented by E. C. Rouse, 1962.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 40 | European Ceramics
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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.
Sword, Rosalind, The Marshall Collection of Worcester Porcelain in the Ashmolean Museum, II (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2017)