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Miniature Tea Bowl & Saucer

Description

Pearlware teabowl (A) and saucer (B) with polychrome ribbon and vine decoration; underglaze blue and enamel overglaze, Wedgwood-type.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1825
Inscriptions
Maker's/decorator's mark painted on underside of saucer (B): letter ""l"" in script.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
overglazing
pearlware
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
BOWL, TEA
miniatures (toys)
Neoclassical
Overglazed
overglazing
Pearlware
pearlware
Ribbon
tea bowls
Underglazed
underglazing
Vine
vines
Dimensions
2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.180.7AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
9030

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