Saucer - Ceramic, Rose & Thistle Sprig, circa 1820-late 19th century Archaeology Reg. No: HA 12

Four conjoining fragments of porcelain saucer rim. The decoration is light blue applied rose and thistle sprig. The manufacture date range is circa 1820 to the late 19th century.

Porcelain is of a low quality.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Godden Mackay Logan Heritage Consultants, 2009
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical

More information

Themes this item is part of: World Heritage, World Futures, Royal Exhibition Building Western Forecourt Collection
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Secondary Classification: Food Service
Tertiary Classification: tea consumption
Activity: Food service
Specific Activity: Tea consumption
Trench Unit Number: G11/4/8/001
Manufacturer: c 1820-c 1900
References: Brooks 2005: 42; Klose and Malan 2000: 54

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