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Soup tureen with cover

2009.5.2.50AB (RS225049)

Description

Soup tureen [a] and cover [b] with blue transfer-printed diamond patterned band with spearhead border. Blue and metallic gold hand-painted "AQ" monogram in shield. Blue and gilt applied handles with foliate motif.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1800
Inscriptions
"AQ" (Script monogram in gold)
Associated Building
Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
porcelain
soup tureens
Tureen
People and organizations
Metropolitan Moving & Storage
Quincy, Abigail Phillips, 1745-1798
Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997
Dimensions
9 1/4 x 12 1/2 x 8 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.5.2.50AB
GUSN
188258

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