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Cup

Factory:
Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (1759–present)
Factory owner:
Period of Josiah Wedgwood (British, Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent 1730–1795 Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent)
Artist:
After a design by John Flaxman (British, York 1755–1826 London)
Date:
ca. 1782–1800
Culture:
British, Etruria, Staffordshire
Medium:
Jasperware
Dimensions:
1 3/4 × 2 15/16 in. (4.4 × 7.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles B. Hoyt, 1930
Accession Number:
30.34.3
Not on view
The "Triumph of Cupid" was designed by Flaxman in 1782.
Marking: Impressed on underside: WEDGWOOD / 3 / B
Charles B. Hoyt (until 1930; to MMA)
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