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Chocolate cup

Description

Cobalt blue enamel border with gold grape vine; central decoration blue and gold flower spray with smaller sprigs; cup straight-sided with ear-shaped handle with traces of gold paint on spine.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1820
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
Chinese Export
chocolate cups
CUP, CHOCOLATE
Enameled
enameling
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
2.625 (H), 2.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.288
GUSN
3752

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