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Tea Service

Description

Pale blue porcelain tea set consisting of teapot, creamer, sugar, five cups and four saucers; .1-.3: fluted cylindrical shape with subtle lobes flaring towards base; ruffled edges. All pieces: edges of saucers and upper portions and loop handles are burnished gold with a band of raised floral medallion and vine; ribbon design below handles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1906-1927
Inscriptions
"Haviland/ France" (stamped)
"O.N. Fitts" (teacups (.4A, .5A, .6A) and 2 saucers (.4B, .6B) )
Material
burnishing (polishing)
gold (metal)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Limoges (Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
burnishing (polishing)
floral patterns
gold (metal)
porcelain
Porcelain
Service, Tea
tea services
People and organizations
Fitts, Onata North, 1871-1946
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.49.10.1-.8
Credit Line
Gift of Barbara Smith Barnett
GUSN
265775

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