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Handleless cup. Floral pattern printed in blue, birds in medallions, swan at bottom of cup. Deep saucer with floral border, birds in center. Marks indistinct. Saucer chipped.

Provenance

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Herbert Edes to the MFA in 1936 (Accession Date: January 9, 1936)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Herbert Edes

English (Staffordshire), about 1810

Object Place

England

Dimensions

5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.10a-b

Medium or Technique

Lead-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware