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Coffee Cup

Description

Egg-shaped body with ear-shaped handle with zigtzag in relief on spine; interior border of blue and gold chain of dots; exterior border of blue band, blue rosettes, and blue and gold dots; unknown family crest: brown oval with ghold stars draped in bule, the whole upon a brown plinth and surmounted by a crown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
Chinese Export
coffee cups
Cup
Cup, Coffee
Enameled
enameling
Family Crest
Gilded
gilding
Painted
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
2 5/8 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.6384
Credit Line
Bequest of Julia Crocker
GUSN
42525

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