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Miniature tea set

Description

Six-piece miniature whiteware teaset with hand-painted under glaze design of flower sprigs. Set contains teapot and lid, sugar bowl and lid, pitcher, three handless cups and saucers. One handless cup contains flower design in vertical rather than horizontal orientation.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1880
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Object type
Food Service T&E; Food Service Sets
Descriptive terms
Service, Tea
tea services
Accession Number
1958.455.1-.6
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
316963

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