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Teacup

1933.6396.6 (RS33558)

Description

Teacup decorated with rose medallion pattern. Green tendrils and pink tree peonies with scrolled medallions frame figures in an interior scene and birds, butterflies, and flowers. Egg-shaped body with ear-shaped handle. Gilt decoration on spine.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1875
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Used At Crocker Tavern (Barnstable, Mass.).
Material
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Teacup
teacups
underglazing
Dimensions
2 1/4 (H), 2 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.6396.6
Credit Line
Bequest of Julia Crocker
GUSN
3741

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