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Coffee cup

Description

SERVICE: Primary border: gold swags and tassels and sawtooth band with dot centers; secondary border: gold husk chain. (Traces of) gold basket as main decoration. COFFEE CUPS: Straight-sided with ear-shaped handle (undecorated); primary border around exterior rim; secondary border around base; traces of basket design opposite handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1815
Location of origin
China
Material
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
baskets (containers)
Chinese Export
Chinese export
coffee cups
CUP, COFFEE
Fruit Basket
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
2.75 (H), 2.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1951.157D
GUSN
7057

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