Coffee cup and saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1925

GUSN

GUSN-14183

Description

Japanese porcelain coffee cup and saucer; the cylindrical cup w/ crabstock/bamboo handle on low foot; on shallow bowled footed saucer; both w/ underglaze cobalt-blue "cracked-ice", peony pattern w/ overglaze gilt highlights and hatching.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee cups
saucers (plates)
porcelain
Porcelain
CUP AND SAUCER

Inscription

Underglaze blue on bottom underside of each: 6-character Japanese mark (see worksheet in file for drawing).

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.5 (H), 2.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.163AB