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Mustache Cup and Saucer

1939.16.1-.2 (RS211395)

Description

Porcelain mustache cup and saucer with pink glaze and gold edge. Oval medallion of woman in classical revival style surrounded by red oval with double fleurs-de-lis.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
"X" (Incised on bottom of cup)
Material
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Classical Revival (European revival style)
Cup
Cup, Mustache
gilding
hand-painted
mustache cups
porcelain
saucers (plates)
Dimensions
3 1/4 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.16.1-.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dr. Albert Nute Jr.
GUSN
40106

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