Pair of Mugs
Worcester porcelain factory (Worcestershire, England, 1751 - present)
The transfer-printed images of the King and Queen by Robert Hancock (1730-1817) on these bell-shaped mugs are exceptionally detailed, and rare for being done in purple. They are based on paintings by Jeremiah Meyer (1735-1789).
Place object was created: Worcester, England
soft paste porcelain, enamel paint
Measurements: diameter: 4 inches height: 3.50 inchesGift of the Delhom Service League in memory of M. Mellanay Delhom 2010.23.1-2
Currently on view at Mint Museum RANDOLPH