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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Bristol (British)
Factory director:
Richard Champion
Date:
1774
Culture:
British, Bristol
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup (.1): H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); W. 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm) Saucer (.2): Diam. 5 in. (12.7 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Cadwalader Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.107.1, .2
Not on view
Inscription: I.BURKE.OPT.B.M./R.ET I.CHAMPION.D.DD./PIGNVS.AMICTIAE./III/NON.NOV.MDCCLXXIV (R. and J. Champion gave this as a token of friendship to J. Burke the best of British wives, on the third day of November, 1774)
Nightingale (until 1911; sale, Christie, Manson, and Woods, December 7–8, 1911, no. 53, to Harding); [ Harding (1911–16; sold to MMA) ]
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