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Tea Set, Saucer

Made by: Spode

Currently in storage


About this object

The tea set consists of one cake plate, eleven cups, eight saucers, six plates, and one slop bowl. The ground is white with a design in yellow outlined in gold. The rims of the plates and saucers show six panels filled with a symbol similar to the Hippocratic symbol of a staff with a snake. These are separated by leaf motifs. The shapes are simple and the cake plate has two handles.

Category:
ceramics, english
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
ENGLAND: Stoke, Staffordshire
Date made:
ca. 1772
Size:
14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
26.170.9
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Riggs, 1974