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

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