Teacup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1810-1830

GUSN

GUSN-15623

Description

White transfer-print creamware footed teacup. Black floral transfer print with superimposed paint on the exterior and interior. Molded gadrooned border around the exterior rim. Acanthus molded handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
glazing (coating)
hand-painted
creamware
transfer printing
Cup
Teacup
Porcelain
Painted
Enameled
Teacup

Inscription

Painted: ""2/1518"" [decorator's mark]

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2 1/8 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1987.465.3