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Coffee cup

Description

Up right with ear-shaped handle with gold thumbrest; gold band border; sepia-colored, scenic oval (gold border) depicting birds in flight over landscape of trees, building (right) and boulders.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Location of origin
China
Material
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
coffee cups
CUP, COFFEE
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
2.75 (H), 2.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.115
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. L. P. Deane
GUSN
28975

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