Demitasse Set

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1938

GUSN

GUSN-223156

Description

Set of six demitasse cups (.1-.6) and saucers (.7-.12). Cups have white porcelain bodies with black band at rim. Cup rim, handle and body accented with narrow gold bands. Matching saucers have a black band at rim accented with three concentric gold circles on inner edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea services
demitasses
saucers (plates)
porcelain
Service, Tea

Inscription

"NORITAKE CHINA/ M/ HAND PAINTED/ JAPAN" (Painted mark)

Maker

Noritake (Maker)

Location of Origin

Japan

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2 x 2 7/16 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Nylander

Accession Number

2008.12.12.1-.12