Cup and Saucer

Cup and saucer of Bristol porcelain, with three gold bands intertwined with blue ribbon, with flowers below the edges decorated with heavy gold.


Acquired in:
Presented by:
Lord and Lady Fisher through The Art Fund

Once formed part of a tea service belonging to Lord Nelson.


Hilaire, Countess Nelson, nephew Rev Hilaro Barlow, his son, bt Sir J T Firbank, bt Mr Trapnell at Christies, Trapnell Sale 1912 (lots 182-9).

Venue details

National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth HM Naval Base (PP 66), PORTSMOUTH Hampshire PO1 3NH 02392 839766

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass to National Museum of the Royal Navy OR 50% off Portsmouth Historic Dockyard site ticket with National Art Pass, including: Mary Rose Museum National Museum of the Royal Navy HMS Victory HMS Warrior Action Stations (additional charges for Laser Quest apply) Harbour Tours

Apr – Oct Daily, 10am – 5.30pm with last entry from 4.30pm. Nov – Mar Daily, 10am – 5pm with last entry from 4pm. Closed 24 – 26 Dec

Offer not valid for special events.