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Teacup and saucer

1986.153AB (RS25211)

Description

Porcelain tea cup and saucer, the deep round bowl w/ tapered sides and small handle on footed round sacer w/ upturned sides. Both trimmed w/ lines of lavender lustre decoration centered w/ black transfer print Empire scene w/ woman and child playing a paddle game (shuttlecodes?). The woman is leaning on a recamier.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
luster (textile)
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Luster
luster (textile)
porcelain
saucers (plates)
Soft-Paste Porcelain
TEACUP AND SAUCER
teacups
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.125 (H), 3.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.153AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14141

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