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Tea bowl and saucer

Description

Porcelain handleless cup (a) and saucer (b) with black transfer print of women in Empire style dress playing battledore and shuttle cock with children. Cup with extra scene of woman offering cherries. Pink luster stripe on interior rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Bowl, Tea
porcelain
tea bowls
Dimensions
2 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 1 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.255AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
290129

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