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Teacup

Description

Chinese export porcelain. Chrysanthemum, butterflies, ladybug motif. Gold leaf rim. Images decorated with goldl eaf. Flowers are pink and orange with green stems and leaves. Butterflies are pink and orange. Ladybugs have orange heads with black bodies.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Location of origin
China
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
butterflies
Butterfly
Chinese Export
Chinese export
figure- and animal-derived motifs
porcelain
Porcelain
TEACUP
teacups
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.421
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Allen
GUSN
10594

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