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Teacup

2006.44.1806.60 (RS97694)

Description

Chinese export porcelain teacup with square handle with finger rest in Rose Medallion pattern consisting of two panels of birds, flowers and butterflies, and people in a landscape scene, center features a gold circle enclosing a gold "SWG" monogram, border is a flower and butterfly design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1867
Inscriptions
SWG (Monogram in gold paint)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
China
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
famille rose
porcelain
Teacup
teacups
Dimensions
2 1/2 x 3 x 3 3/4 (HxWxD), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1806.60
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
171789

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