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Object Name: Tea bowl and saucer
Date: 1780-1795
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Medium: Porcelain
Dimensions: Overall (a: Tea bowl): 2 in. × 3 1/4 in. (5.1 × 8.3 cm) Overall (b: Saucer): 1 1/8 × 5 1/4 in. (2.9 × 13.3 cm)
Place made: Europe, England
Description: Porcelain tea bowl and saucer printed in underglaze blue with floral sprays with a double interior rim border, also printed, in bowl and saucer of hatched cells above a hatched scrolled garland.
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
Object Number: 1957.306qr
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Characteristics such as bright blue underglaze, pale yellow paste, and grainy glaze suggest that this object was manufactured in the late 18th century and possibly by Lowestoft.