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Teacup

1987.269.9 (RS208041)

Description

White porcelain hand-painted teacup with green band and gold dots, gold arabesque border and gold band around base. Narrow ear-shaped handle with green outline and gold dots. Part of twenty-one piece set.

Details

Maker
Briggs, Richard (Retailer)
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"RICHARD BRIGGS/ BOSTON" in oval. (Printed in brown)
Material
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Cup
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
Porcelain
Teacup
teacups
Dimensions
2 (H), 3 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.269.9
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
51518

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