Syllabub cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-173074

Description

Porcelain covered syllabub cup with a twisted handle and a turtle finial in a blue and white Fitzhugh pattern consisting of clusters of vegetation around a central circular design of an abstract flower over a diaper pattern, border is a Nanking pattern of a ring of arrows and dots surrounded by an outer band in a diaper design.

Details

Descriptive Terms

syllabub glasses
porcelain
Chinese export
Cup

Pattern

FITZHUGH

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD113

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

3 3/4 x 2 3/4 x 3 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1832.16ab

Places

China