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Teacup

1931.1229 (RS207070)

Description

Bell-shaped earthenware teacup with handle. Teacup is decorated with red transfer-print scene of two women gathering flowers beside or bringing flowers to an urn-on-pedestal. Waterway and cottage in the background. On the inner rim of the cup is a transfer-print border of flowers and fans.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Places
Possibly County of Staffordshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
Cup
earthenware
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
landscapes (representations)
Teacup
teacups
transfer printing
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1931.1229
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
34192
Related Items
Title Saucer Accession number 1935.333 Relationship Similar pattern.

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