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Coffee cup and saucer

1986.163AB (RS25207)

Description

Japanese porcelain coffee cup and saucer; the cylindrical cup w/ crabstock/bamboo handle on low foot; on shallow bowled footed saucer; both w/ underglaze cobalt-blue "cracked-ice", peony pattern w/ overglaze gilt highlights and hatching.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1925
Inscriptions
Underglaze blue on bottom underside of each: 6-character Japanese mark (see worksheet in file for drawing).
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
coffee cups
CUP AND SAUCER
porcelain
Porcelain
saucers (plates)
Dimensions
2.5 (H), 2.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.163AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14183

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