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Bouillon cup and saucer

Description

Mismatched; two handled white flaring cup; gilded handles and bands around foot and middle; inside rim has impressed gilded band with sunburst and scroll pattern; dished saucer with impressed gilded guilloche band around well and rim.

Details

Maker
Martin (Manufacturer)
D & Co. (Vendor)
L. Bernardaud & Cie (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
Stamped on underside of cup and saucer: Cup: ""MARTIN/ LIMOGES"" ""L.B. KING & Co/ DETROIT MICH."" Saucer: ""D & Co/ FRANCE"" ""L. BERNARDAUD & Cie/ LIMOGES""
Location of origin
Limoges, France; France
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
bouillon cups
CUP AND SAUCER
porcelain
Porcelain
saucers (plates)
People and organizations
L.B. King & Co.
Dimensions
2.063 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.509AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50906

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