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Teacup

Description

Exterior border (red with gold highlights): rosettes on ovals; gold rim; scenic medallion in sepia colors of birds flying over estate; interior border: red rope with gold highlights; cups have pointy, figure 7 handles. .378a,b,c have slightly flared rim, while .379 has straight sides.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
China
Material
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Cup
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Teacup
teacups
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
2.75 (H), 3.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1937.378.1-.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Theodora Willard
GUSN
6782
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