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Tea Service

1991.1005 (RS21377)

Description

Earthenware tea service. Each piece has a white glazed body with a molded basket-weave pattern decorated with hand-painted polychrome enamel floral sprays.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Inscriptions
"1930" (Hand-enamelled on the botton of each piece, probably the pattern number.)
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
earthenware
enameling
molding (forming)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Earthenware
earthenware
Enameled
enameling
Floral
floral patterns
Molded
molding (forming)
Service, Tea
tea services
Accession Number
1991.1005
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3222
Related Items
Title Set of teacups and saucers Accession number 1996.137 Relationship Part of same set

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