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Cup, ca. 1780

This is a cup. It was manufactured by Wedgwood. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is glazed earthenware (queen's ware) with overglaze decoration. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

5.7 x 8.8 cm (2 1/4 x 3 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Cup, ca. 1780; Manufactured by Wedgwood (United Kingdom); glazed earthenware (queen's ware) with overglaze decoration; 5.7 x 8.8 cm (2 1/4 x 3 7/16 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-427-a

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