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Cup and Saucer

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Porcelain with gilt rim to cup and saucer
DATES early 1780s
MARKINGS Typical painted Derby marks for the early 1780s, including crown with cross below on both cup and saucer.
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 83.166.3a-b
CREDIT LINE Gift of Martin Greenfield
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Derby Porcelain Factory (1750-present). Cup and Saucer, early 1780s. Porcelain with gilt rim to cup and saucer Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Martin Greenfield, 83.166.3a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.83.166.3a-b_top_bw.jpg)
IMAGE top, CUR.83.166.3a-b_top_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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Derby Porcelain Factory (1750-present). <em>Cup and Saucer</em>, early 1780s. Porcelain with gilt rim to cup and saucer Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Martin Greenfield, 83.166.3a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.83.166.3a-b_top_bw.jpg)