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Coffee Cup

1937.774 (RS207273)

Description

Porcelain coffee cup with rectangular handle with gilt decoration, diamond border & gilt scroll with gilt dots in relief around rim, hand-painted scene in black of 2-headed (one bearded), garland-draped hermetic column, surrounded by trees and flowers and a low wall.

Details

Maker
Vienna Porcelain Factory (Maker)
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
"608/ 6" (Impressed on bottom)
Location of origin
Vienna, Austria
Material
gilding
glazing (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Classical
coffee cups
Cup
Cup, Coffee
Gilded
gilding
glazing (coating)
Hand Painted
hand-painted
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
2 1/2 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.774
Credit Line
Estate of Mr. Grenville H. Norcross
GUSN
39209

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