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1936

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Cup And Saucer

This is a cup and saucer. It was manufactured by Bristol porcelain factory. It is dated ca. 1775 and we acquired it in 1936. Its medium is glazed and gilded porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by George B. McClellan and Georgiana L. McClellan. It is credited Gift of George B. and Georgiana L. McClellan.

Its dimensions are

H x W (cup): 5.4 x 11 cm (2 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.) H x diam. (saucer): 2.6 x 14.5 cm (1 x 5 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Underglaze blue: +

Cite this object as

Cup And Saucer; Manufactured by Bristol porcelain factory ; glazed and gilded porcelain; H x W (cup): 5.4 x 11 cm (2 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.) H x diam. (saucer): 2.6 x 14.5 cm (1 x 5 11/16 in.); Gift of George B. and Georgiana L. McClellan; 1936-13-47-a,b

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