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Cup and saucer

Description

Handleless cup w/ spiral lobed body w/ scalloped edge which flares out from base; underglaze blue band as exterior border w/ gilt decoration on band; saucer has lobed body and scalloped edge and same border (although inside); both have underglaze blue dots in center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1800
Material
earthenware
gilding
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
pearlware
tin (metal)
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CUP AND SAUCER
cups
Earthenware
earthenware
Gilded
gilding
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pearlware
pearlware
saucers (plates)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.6377AB
GUSN
42520

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