Teacup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-172722

Description

Porcelain celadon glaze teacup with loop handle and scalloped rim with enamel polychrome decoration consisting of peonies, flowers, birds, butterflies and beetles. Gilt border along edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
porcelain
Chinese export
Teacup

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD094

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 4 3/4 (HxWxD), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1810.4

Places

China