Skip to content

Search Collections

Tea service

2006.44.1694 (RS110398)

Description

Nineteen piece Noritake tea service consisting of: teapot with cover, sugar with cover, creamer, four tea cups, six saucers, and six dessert plates [missing two teacups]. Yellow band decoration around rim with black and white striped medallions containing orange and yellow flowers. Thin gold stripe decoration around outer rim of plates, tops of finials, and back side of handles.

Details

Maker
Noritake (Manufacturer)
Date
1921-1940
Inscriptions
"NORITAKE/M in laurel wreath/HANDPAINTED/MADE IN JAPAN" (Green ink stamp, all capital letters. 'Noritake printed at top of laurel wreath, 'M' in center of leaves, 'Handpainted' printed below laurel wreath, 'Made in Japan' printed under 'Handpainted'.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
porcelain
Service, Tea
tea services
Accession Number
2006.44.1694
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
203482

Comments