Teacup

LL 1542

Part of

Wedgwood collection

A selection of objects from our collection of the finest Wedgwood jasperware in the world.

About this object

A white jasper cup, partially dipped in blue jasper with white jasper sprigged decoration.The sprigging is based on designs by Lady Elizabeth Templetown (1747-1823) . The saucer to match is LL 1543. The white stripes at the base of the cup are produced by removing the top blue layer. Wedgwood developed this technique using an engine turning lathe.
  • Date
    1785 - 1800
  • Maker
    Wedgwood
  • Materials
    Jasperware
  • Credit line
    From the Collection of Lord Leverhulme
  • Location
    Lady Lever Art Gallery, Room 03, Case 9003
  • Place made
    Europe: Northern Europe: UK: England: Staffordshire: Stoke-on-Trent: Hanley
  • Measurements
    56 mm x 118 mm x 90 mm
  • Collection
    From the Lady Lever Art Gallery collections
Object view = Decorative Arts
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