Teacup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1760

GUSN

GUSN-191584

Description

Armorial porcelain handleless teacup with a white body and painted blue and gold decoration of dots and foliage bunches, coat-of-arms features two birds holding a branch enclosed within three circles of dots, lines and swags.

Details

Descriptive Terms

porcelain
Teacup

Inscription

"Mrs S.H. Phillips" (Handwritten in brown ink on small label)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD115

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 3/4 (H), 3 3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1846.8