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Coffee cup

Description

Black pencilled basket oof flowers, small sprays of flowers, adn border of "bellflowers," dart and garlands with gold highlights; ear-shaped handle with gadrooned spine.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1800
Location of origin
China
Material
drawing (image-making)
gilding
painting (coating)
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
coffee cups
CUP, COFFEE
drawing (image-making)
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
Pencilled
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
2.625 (H), 2.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.116
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. L. P. Deane
GUSN
3447

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