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Demitasse Cup

1971.816.6A-C (RS117797)

Description

A) Cup: conical white porcelain cup with gilt rim. B) Cup holder: conical body, circular shaped foot, reticulated band at top, applied rococco handle. C) Saucer: cylindrical.

Details

Maker
Lenox (Maker)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
Saucer stamped ""SHEFFIELD""/""SILV ON COPPER""/""1219"" with fake hallmarks.
Location of origin
Trenton, NJ, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
copper (metal)
plate (material)
porcelain
silver (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
New Jersey (United States)
Descriptive terms
Copper
copper (metal)
CUP, DEMITASSE
demitasses
plate (material)
porcelain
Porcelain
Sheffield
Silver
silver (metal)
Dimensions
1.75 (H), 2.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.816.6A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5510

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Sheffield

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