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Teacup

1965.61.6 (RS207407)

Description

White porcelain teacup with hand-painted butterflies, sprays of leaves and flowers, with gold band on rim. Gold-highlighted circular molded handle on cup.

Details

Maker
Haviland & Co. (Maker)
Date
1879
Inscriptions
"H & Co/POUR /CLARCK ADAMS/ & CLARCK/ BOSTON" (Printed in green)
"H & Co/ L" (Printed in dark green)
Location of origin
Limoges, France
Material
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Cup
gilding
hand-painted
Japonaiserie
porcelain
Teacup
teacups
People and organizations
Clarck Adams & Clarck
Dimensions
2 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1965.61.6
Credit Line
Gift of Miss E. H. Handy
GUSN
15671

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