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Coffee Cup

1986.121 (RS25198)

Description

A Chinese export porcelain coffee cup with straight sides and foot. It is hand painted with polychrome enamels with swag border and flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
enameling
hard paste porcelain
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
Chinese Export
coffee cups
CUP
Enameled
enameling
Federal
Floral
floral patterns
hard paste porcelain
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
2.5 x 2.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.121
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50669

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