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Syllabub cup

2006.44.1868.1AB (RS98438)

Description

Porcelain covered cup with handle and four round straight feet. Painted polychrome decoration comprised of marsh scene with swimming ducks in relief, blue molded flowers at feet, and a yellow duckling in an eggshell finial.

Details

Maker
Probably Capodimonte (Maker)
Date
1760-1800
Inscriptions
"N" (Painted blue glaze mark surmounted by a crown.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Naples (Napoli province, Campania, Italy)
Descriptive terms
Cup
porcelain
syllabub glasses
Dimensions
2 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 3 (HxWxD), 2 3/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1868.1AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
173102
Related Items
Title Saucer Accession number 2006.44.1868.2

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