Teacup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-15614

Description

White body w/ lobed rim; dark brown printed image of supplicant, chained slave near palm tree (taken from emblem of English Society for the Abolition of Slave Trade. Lobed, footed w/ scrolled Q-shape handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
porcelain
transfer printing
emancipation
slavery
Porcelain
Transfer Printed
Abolition
Slavery
TEACUP

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

3.375 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1961.168I