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Child's cup and saucer

1982.207.5AB (RS211858)

Description

Miniature porcelain cup without handle (a) and saucer (b). Dark blue transfer-printed chinoiserie pattern with scene of three people in boat, pagodas, fence, and willows.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Inscriptions
[six-pointed star] (printed)
Associated Building
Cooper-Frost-Austin House (Cambridge, Mass.).
Material
glazing (coating)
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Food Service Sets
Descriptive terms
Boat
Children's food service tools and equipment
Chinoiserie
cups
Fence
Flower
glazing (coating)
Landscape
Pavillion
People
porcelain
saucers (plates)
Set, Cup and Saucer
transfer printing
Trellis
Willow
Dimensions
1 3/4 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.207.5AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Bowser
GUSN
16001

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