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1993.822 (RS207269)

Description

Porcelain mug with gilded band around inside rim and around footed base. Hand-painted on front is image of swallow flying over body of water with sunset in background. Gilded flowers on either side of image. Crabstock handle also gilded with molded bird perched on top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800
Inscriptions
"[ dot under S] S" (In gilt paint)
Material
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
gilding
hand-painted
Mug
mugs
porcelain
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 4 3/4 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.822
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175615

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