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Tea cup and saucer

Description

Chinese porcelain tea cup and saucer w/ orange border and orange and gilt grapevine and floral inner border; gilded circle w/ grapevine on side of cup and in center of saucer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1810
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CUP AND SAUCER
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
saucers (plates)
teacups
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Vine
vine scrolls
Dimensions
1.75 (H), 3.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.470.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18436

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