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Armorial teacup

2006.44.1847.1 (RS98417)

Description

Armorial porcelain handleless teacup with foot ring. White body with blue, gold and black painted decoration of a shield with a gold monogram "EMJ", above is an animal face between two wings, all framed by gold and blue cloth swags with tassels, alternating blue and gold diamonds around outer rim and blue band with gold stars on inner rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Inscriptions
"EMJ" (Painted gold monogram)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
China
Descriptive terms
armorial (porcelain style)
Chinese export
porcelain
Teacup
teacups
Dimensions
2 (H), 3 3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1847.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
173031
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