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Cup and saucer

1934.530.1-.2 (RS210922)

Description

Earthenware cup and saucer with scalloped rim and brown pastoral transfer-print pattern. Border of chevron-shaped stripes and scenic cartouches of cranes and florettes. On cup exterior and saucer interior: scene of boy with bird on his knee seated under rose-covered trellis. Interior of cup: scene of two cranes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
[small florette] (impressed)
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Food Service Sets
Descriptive terms
Bird
Boy
Crane
cups
earthenware
Floret
glazing (coating)
saucers (plates)
Set, Cup and Saucer
transfer printing
Trellis
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.530.1-.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Alice A. Stevens
GUSN
36619

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