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Cup and saucer

Description

A)--Cups w/ deep tulip shaped bowls tapering at base to narrower foot w/ applied "C" shaped gilt handle. The cup decorated w/ wide gold band at rim and narrow gold band at foot. B)--Saucers of circular form w/ slightly flared rim and sloping sides to recessed center. Wide gilt band at edge; narrow gilt band at recess.

Details

Maker
William Guerin & Co. (Maker)
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Transfer-print on bottoms: Cups and saucers: ""LIMOGES/ W.G./ & Co/ FRANCE"" Saucers: ""Wm GUERIN & Co/ FRANCE/ LIMOGES""
Location of origin
Limoges, France
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CUP AND SAUCER
cups
glazing (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
saucers (plates)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
2.188 (H), 2.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.772.6AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
14933

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