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Artist/makerWorcester Porcelain Factory (1751) (manufacturer)
Date1780 - 1785
Material and technique
Object typecontainer vessel cup drinking-cup mug
Dimensions7.9 cm (diameter)
11.6 cm (height)
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.