Demitasse cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-18441

Description

White porcelain molded demitasse cup w/ orange transfer printed decoration; fluted body w/ gilded rim; foliate pattern on sides and band on inside rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

demitasses
molding (forming)
porcelain
transfer printing
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
Porcelain
Molded
Transfer Printed
Foliate
CUP, DEMITASSE

Inscription

Stamped on bottom: ""MANUFACTURERS/ SPODE/ COPELAND/ STOKE-UPON-TRENT"" (see worksheet for drawing) Painted on bottom: ""5455""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Spode Pottery (Maker)

Location of Origin

Stoke-on-Trent, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.125 x 2.75 (HxW), 2.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.475