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Teacup

2006.44.1806.47 (RS97694)

Description

Chinese export porcelain teacup with square handle and finger rest in Rose Medallion pattern consisting of two panels of groups of birds, flowers and butterflies, and people in a landscape scene around 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)
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 1/8 x 4 (HxWxD), 3 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1806.47
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
172299

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