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Demitasse cup

Description

White porcelain molded demitasse cup w/ orange transfer printed decoration; fluted body w/ gilded rim; foliate pattern on sides and band on inside rim.

Details

Maker
Spode Pottery (Maker)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""MANUFACTURERS/ SPODE/ COPELAND/ STOKE-UPON-TRENT"" (see worksheet for drawing) Painted on bottom: ""5455""
Location of origin
Stoke-on-Trent, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
molding (forming)
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CUP, DEMITASSE
demitasses
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Molded
molding (forming)
Porcelain
porcelain
scrolling foliage
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.125 x 2.75 (HxW), 2.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.475
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18441

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