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Teacup

2006.44.1953.7 (RS98027)

Description

Porcelain teacup with a gold ivy, floral and foliate border over a cobalt blue exterior.

Details

Maker
Richard Briggs Co. (Retailer)
Charles Ahrendfeldt & Son (Importer)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
"CA France" ("A" is painted over the "C" and "France" is painted below the letters.)
"FABRIQUE EN FRANCE RICHARD BRIGGS CO BOSTON" (Written within the borders of a green ribbon with a fleur di li within the ribbon. "Boston" is written below the ribbon image.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
porcelain
Teacup
teacups
Dimensions
2 (H), 3.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1953.7
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197734

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