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Cup and saucer

Description

Handleless cup with spiral lobes, scalloped edge which flares out from base; saucer also spiral lobed and scalloped; red wavy and purple wavy dot border outside of cup and as secondary on saucer; thin red line and purple bellflower chain interior of cup and around inner edge of saucer; red, pink and green sprigs of roses around exterior of cup and between borders of saucer, with large sprig in center of saucer.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1820
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
pearlware
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Cup
cups
earthenware
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
pearlware
saucers (plates)
Teacup
Dimensions
3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2199AB
Credit Line
Gift of Alice A. Stevens
GUSN
37189

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