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Tea bowl and saucer

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Soft-paste porcelain, powder blue ground with gilt dentil rim and elaborate gilt tooled scroll and diaper ornament framing two oval reserves on cup and circular reserve in saucer; in reserves are polychrome enamel exotic birds in landscapes. Mark: saucer

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson

English, about 1770

Object Place

England

Dimensions

4.28 cm (1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1982.63a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain