Soup tureen with cover

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1800

GUSN

GUSN-188258

Description

Soup tureen [a] and cover [b] with blue transfer-printed diamond patterned band with spearhead border. Blue and metallic gold hand-painted "AQ" monogram in shield. Blue and gilt applied handles with foliate motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup tureens
porcelain
Chinoiserie
Tureen

Inscription

"AQ" (Script monogram in gold)

Associated Building

Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

8.2
EQ8

People and Organizations

Metropolitan Moving & Storage

Quincy, Abigail Phillips, 1745-1798
Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

9 1/4 x 12 1/2 x 8 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

2009.5.2.50AB