Coffee cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1867

GUSN

GUSN-171791

Description

Chinese export porcelain coffee cup with square handle with finger rest in Rose Medallion pattern consisting of two panels of birds, flowers and butterflies, and people in a landscape scene, center features a gold circle enclosing a gold "SWG" monogram, border is a flower and butterfly design.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee cups
porcelain
Chinese export
famille rose
Cup, Coffee

Inscription

SWG (Monogram in gold paint)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD090

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

3 x 4 1/4 x 5 (HxWxD), 4 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1806.83

Places

China