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Chocolate Pot and Lid

Decorative Arts

On View: Great Hall, 1st Floor
MEDIUM Porcelain
DATES ca. 1884-1889
DIMENSIONS 10 x 6 1/8 x 4 3/4 in. (25.4 x 15.6 x 12.1 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS on bottom: transfer-printed in purple standard Royal Worcester logo with crown above registry mark "17049" in rectangle; production code "O" below logo. On bottom: hand-painted in purple: "B.Y." Hand-painted in orange: "8." Impressed along bottom edge: "80." Hand-painted in black on top of glaze: "OX/OX2/!" Royal Worcester logo is repeated on the inside of lid. Hand-painted in orange on top of glaze: "EH."
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Great Hall, 1st Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of Allen and Sydell Glass in memory of Irving Rubenstein and Blanche Roven
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CAPTION Worcester Royal Porcelain Co. (founded 1751). Chocolate Pot and Lid, ca. 1884-1889. Porcelain, 10 x 6 1/8 x 4 3/4 in. (25.4 x 15.6 x 12.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Allen and Sydell Glass in memory of Irving Rubenstein and Blanche Roven, 1998.93.2a-b. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE side, 1998.93.2a-b_PS5.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2012
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Chocolate Pot and Lid