Coffee cup and saucerOn display
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Coffee cup and saucer
Artist/makerWorcester Porcelain Factory (1751) (manufacturer)
Date1770 - 1775
Material and technique
porcelain (steatitic and hard paste)
Dimensionscup 6.7 cm (height)
cup 6.4 cm (width)
saucer 13.4 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 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.