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Worcester porcelain; identifier pw283a
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  • Common name Worcester porcelain
  • Class Teapot
  • Height 140mm
  • Identifier PW283a
  • Production centre City of Worcester
  • Distribution throughout the British Isles
  • Use for serving tea
  • Date 1752 - 55 AD
  • Detail moulded with sixteen vertical bands broken by a scroll moulded panel on each side, on four bracket feet
  • Provenance unknown
  • Presented by H R Marshall
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