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Teacup

1947.799.11 (RS208201)

Description

Footed earthenware teacup with white body and applied ear-shaped handle with hand-painted polychrome swag and tassel decoration. Partial tea service, nineteen pieces includes tea and coffee cups, six saucers, creamer, a sugar bowl, waste bowl, two plates, and a teapot.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Material
earthenware
hand-painted
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Cup
earthenware
hand-painted
Teacup
teacups
Dimensions
2 1/8 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.799.11
Credit Line
Bequest of Mr. Arthur Johnson
GUSN
304863

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