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Coffee Cup

Description

Cylindrical cups have owls eye handle with oval finger hold; lip has gilt swag-scroll motif on outside, sawtooth motif on interior; colorful pastel floral sprigs on exterior, with one large sprig at front and small wildflower sprigs on back; thin gold band on bottom, gilt highlights on handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1911 A
Inscriptions
Stamped on back in blue.
Location of origin
Dresden, Germany
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
coffee cups
CUP, COFFEE
Floral
floral patterns
porcelain
Porcelain
Swag
swags
Dimensions
2.5 x 3.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1169.8
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6201

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