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Description

Gold band borders, cipher "MD" in feathered oval. Teacup: straight-sided chocolate (or coffee cup) with gold band around base and exterior rim; ear-shaped handle with gold pointed thumb hold; cipher exterior, opposite handle; saucer has gold band border, cipher center interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
China
Material
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
CUP
cups
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
2.75 (H), 2.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.376B
GUSN
6923

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