Teacup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1920-1940

GUSN

GUSN-179992

Description

Porcelain teacup. Decorated primarily in bluish gray with highlights of pink, yellow and green. Cup has a loop handle and is decorated with a branch with leaves and a pink flower and also a butterfly.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
porcelain
Teacup

Inscription

"NORITAKE / M / MADE IN JAPAN / U.S. DESIGN PAT. / APPLIED FOR" (Green glaze mark, M is within a wreath)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Noritake (Manufacturer)

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.3047.5

Places

Japan