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Tea service

2006.44.1958 (RS98038)

Description

Porcelain tea service set consisting of teacups, saucers and dessert plates all with white bodies and a blue cobalt band border flanked by two gold laurel leaf pattern borders.

Details

Maker
Charles Ahrendfeldt & Son (Importer)
Richard Briggs Co. (Retailer)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
"FABRIQUE EN FRANCE / RICHARD BRIGGS CO / BOSTON" (Green glaze mark)
"CA / FRANCE" (Green glaze mark)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Limoges (Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Limoges
porcelain
Service, Tea
tea services
Accession Number
2006.44.1958
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
173305

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