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Teacup

1977.856.9 (RS117150)

Description

Deep circular bowl form with ribbed upper body; C-shaped handles and small foot ring; decorated with overglaze pink and green swags, red blossoms and bluebells.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Location of origin
England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
overglazing
pearlware
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Blossom
Bluebell
Earthenware
earthenware
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
glazing (coating)
lead (metal)
Overglazed
overglazing
Pearlware
pearlware
Swag
swags
TEACUP
teacups
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Dimensions
2.25 (H), 3.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.856.9
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4782

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