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Bouillon Cup and Saucer

Description

White bodied bouillon set has transfer printed pastel green band around rim with Greek key motif in darker green over band; gilded ring on each side of green band, and at cavetto; deep circular cups have two C-shaped gilded handles which split at spur ending in a V shape; circular saucers with cup rings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
Stamped at bottom ""D + C/FRANCE/L. Bernardaud + Co./Limoges""
Location of origin
Limoges, France
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
bouillon cups
CUP AND SAUCER
Greek Key
key pattern
porcelain
Porcelain
saucers (plates)
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Dimensions
2.125 (H), 5.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1154.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6135

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