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Cup and saucer

Description

Handleless footed cup w/ underglaze blue banding around foot and inside and outside rim; yellow flower (orchids?) w/ green and blue stamen in chain around body; one flower in center of bowl; all decoration on saucer in interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1785-1800
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
pearlware
tin (metal)
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CUP AND SAUCER
cups
Earthenware
earthenware
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
Orchid
Painted
painting (coating)
Pearlware
pearlware
saucers (plates)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Underglazed
underglazing
Accession Number
1933.1986
GUSN
44485

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