Teacup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-197735

Description

Porcelain teacup with a gold ivy, floral and foliate border over a cobalt blue exterior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
porcelain
Teacup

Inscription

"CA FRANCE" (The "A" is written over the "C" and beneath both letters is "FRANCE". )
\n "FABRIQUE EN FRANCE RICHARD BRIGGS CO BOSTON" ( Written within the borders of a green ribbon with a fleur di li within the ribbon.Boston is written below the ribbon image. )

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD124

Maker

Richard Briggs Co. (Retailer)
Charles Ahrendfeldt & Son (Importer)

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2 (H), 3.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1953.10