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Worcester Porcelain Factory
English, born established 1751

Sucrier and Cover

about 1765–1768

Object Type: Ceramic
Creation Place: Northern Europe, English, Worcestershire
4 in. x Diam: 5 1/2 in. (10.16 cm x 13.97 cm)
Medium and Support: Porcelain
Accession Number: 1990.0009.0012.0001 ab

Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Lucien Loeb

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This distinctive, apple-green ground color, named after the celebrated "pomme verte" of the Sèvres French manufactory, was frequently used at the Worcester factory. The color, introduced in the late 1760s, is opaque and applied thickly. Since gold could not adhere to this ground color, the gilding only follows the outline of the apple-green and never overlaps it.

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