Cups and Saucers, 1765-1775
Photo by Peter Harholdt, 2004
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Photo by Peter Harholdt, 2004

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Worcester, England
James Giles, Worcester Factory
Porcelain with gilded decoration; Cups: H. 3 in. (7.6 cm), W. with handle 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm), Diam. 2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm); saucers: H. 1 1/16 in. (1.1 cm), Diam. 5 1/6 in. (13.1 cm)
Frankliniana Collection, The Franklin Institute, Inc. (Philadelphia, Pa.), FI #4001
This set of six white porcelain cups and saucers with raised gilded floral ornament has the mark of the English porcelain manufactory at Worcester. Its gilding resembles pieces decorated in the workshop of James Giles.
Included in BF300 Exhibit.
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