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Teacup and saucer

Description

Teacup: Body flares out from midpoint; ear-shaped handle with rounded thumbhold; scalloped edge to rim; exterior border: band of black zigzag and orange dot; black rosebud painted on exterior of body; interior border: band of black arches and orange dots. Saucer: Same border as interior of cup; border around well same as exterior of cup; same floral spray as in cup.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Exhibited At Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
saucers (plates)
TEACUP & SAUCER
teacups
Dimensions
5.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.1587-.1588
GUSN
28557

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