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Demitasse Cup & Saucer

Description

Part of a set of six demitasse cups and saucers. Circular with wide rim and circular well, decorated with scrolled edge and monogrammed “HCB” in center. \n \n French export porcelain dinner service with pattern of fruit, birds, and diaper and scroll designs around “HCB” monogram. Two serving plates, five tureens, three saucers, five platters, sixteen soup plates, seventeen dinner plates, fifteen dessert plates, nineteen other plates, one pitcher, two vegetable dishes, five serving dishes, one gravy boat, eighteen nappy dishes, ten cups and ten saucers, two compotes, two chargers, five dessert bowls, and one other bowl.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Food Service Sets
Descriptive terms
demitasses
porcelain
Porcelain
saucers (plates)
Set, Cup and Saucer
Dimensions
2 5/8 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1974.383.4
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
64251

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