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Coffee Cup

Description

Blue enamel feathered border; blue enamel spray of flowers with gold highlights; two small floweers also in blue enamel; ear-shaped handle with ridged spine and leaf terminals.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
Chinese Export
coffee cups
Cup
Cup, Coffee
Enameled
enameling
Gilded
gilding
Painted
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.117
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. L. P. Deane
GUSN
28976

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