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Demitasse Cup and Saucer

1934.2063 (RS33559)

Description

Cup with butterfly handle; pink wild roses on both; verse; plain saucer

Details

Label
In exhibit "One Woman's Work: The Visual Art of Celia Thaxter" at the Portsmouth Athenaeum June 29- September 29, 2001, at SPNEA's One Bowdoin Square Gallery October 2001- April 2002, and at Museum of New Hampshire History May- September 2002. In exhibition "Rediscovering Newton Artists, 1850-1950" at the Jackson Homestead Museum, May 1, 2003-January 31, 2004.
Maker
Possibly Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894 (Painter)
Possibly Haviland & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1879
Location of origin
Isles of Shoals, ME, USA; Limoges, France
Material
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aesthetic Movement
Cup
demitasses
painting (coating)
porcelain
saucers (plates)
Teacup
Associated events
Christmas
People and organizations
Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881
Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894
Dimensions
2 3/8 x 3 1/4 (HxW), 4 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.2063
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Boylston Beal
GUSN
66483
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