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1901

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1902

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Cup And Saucer

This is a Cup and saucer. It was painted by Samuel Schellink and manufactured by Rozenburg Pottery and Porcelain Factory. It is dated 1901–1902 and we acquired it in 2013. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Harry C. Sigman.

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Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

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  • Overall: 4.9 x 12.2 cm (1 15/16 x 4 13/16 in.) Cup: 4.4 x 8.3 cm (1 3/4 x 3....
  • Bequest of Jane M. Epstine.
  • 2006-20-30-a,b

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (cup: a): 5.4 × 8.9 × 7.3 cm (2 1/8 × 3 1/2 × 2 7/8 in.) H x diam. (saucer: b): 1.6 × 13 cm (5/8 × 5 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside of cup: [1] a crown above an image of a heron with "Rozenburg" above and "den Haag" below, stamped in black (factory mark) [2] the letter "S" with a vertical line through it, painted in black (painter's mark) [3] an ant, painted in black (date mark; 1901) [4] "1220" , painted in black (inventory number) Underside of saucer: [1] a crown above an image of a heron with "Rozenburg" above and "den Haag" below, stamped in black (factory mark) [2] the letter "S." with a vertical line through it, painted in black (painter's mark) [3] a starburst, painted in black (date mark; 1902) [4] "415" , painted in black (inventory number)

Cite this object as

Cup And Saucer; Painted by Samuel Schellink (1876 – 1958); porcelain, vitreous enamel; H x W x D (cup: a): 5.4 × 8.9 × 7.3 cm (2 1/8 × 3 1/2 × 2 7/8 in.) H x diam. (saucer: b): 1.6 × 13 cm (5/8 × 5 1/8 in.); Gift of Harry C. Sigman; 2013-21-32-a,b

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