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Assembled Set of Worcester blue and White Soft Paste: sugar lid and bowl

Object Number: 
1957.291ab
Date: 
1760-1775
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. ( 12.1 x 12.1 cm )
Marks: 
painted: on bottom: hatched crescent
Description: 
Porcelain sugar bowl and its flattened ogee shaped lid with an open flower finial with two applied molded leaves; both printed in underglaze blue with floral sprays and butterflies; the interior circumference of the bowl and the exterior rim of the cover are painted with double lines in blue; the "Three Flowers" pattern.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group