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Demitasse Cup

1969.276 (RS210420)

Description

White porcelain demitasse cup with blue and gold band around rim with; hand painted red and green budding poppy stems. Loop handle with finger rest and gold accent.

Details

Maker
Haviland & Co. (Maker)
Trippe, Lydia A. (Painter)
Date
1882
Inscriptions
"H & Co" (Printed in green)
"Lydia" (Painted in red)
Location of origin
Limoges, France; Providence, RI, USA
Material
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Places
Limoges (Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France)
Providence (Providence county, Rhode Island)
Descriptive terms
Cup
Cup, Coffee
Cup, Demitasse
demitasses
hand-painted
porcelain
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.276
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Lydia Gardiner Chace
GUSN
15726

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