Teacup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1879

GUSN

GUSN-15668

Description

White porcelain teacup with hand-painted butterflies, sprays of leaves and flowers, with gold band on rim. Gold-highlighted circular molded handle on cup.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
Japonaiserie
CupTeacupTeacup

Inscription

Printed in green: ""HAVILAND & CO [over oval mark:] POUR CLARCK ADAMS & CLARCK/ BOSTON"" Dark green: ""H & Co/ L"" Impressed: Reg. mark for June, 26, 1879 London/ Limoges (patent # 336471-4) Patent: ""2000/11"" (decorator's mark)

Additional Identification Number

1965.61.3AB
1965.61CAB

People and Organizations

Clarck Adams & Clarck

Maker

Haviland & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Limoges, France

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. H. Handy

Accession Number

1965.61.3