Mug

ca. 1760 (made)

Worcester porcelain factory

Height: 8.9 cm, Diameter: 6.7 cm

414:566-1885 CER

Mug of porcelain, transfer-printed in black enamel, and cylindrical in shape with a loop handle, made by Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca 1760.

Mug of porcelain, transfer-printed in black enamel, and cylindrical in shape with a loop handle, and on one side is a group of two ladies and a gentleman angling in a park, and on the other side are figures of a lady and gentleman watching a gardener grafting a tree.

The print of two ladies and a gentleman angling is taken from 'A View of the Canal and of the Gothic Tower in the Garden of his Grace the Duke of Argyle at Whitton, in Middlesex', drawn and engraved by William Woollett.

Given by Lady Charlotte Schreiber

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 5, shelf 3

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