Teacup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1835

GUSN

GUSN-242172

Description

Teacup, handless with circular footed base. Transfer printed blue on blue eagle and shield pattern with Boston harbor in the distance around body. Blue floral and scroll border around inner rim. Eagle and shield printed on interior bottom of teacup.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
transfer printing
CupTeacupTeacup

Pattern

Boston Harbor

Additional Identification Number

4.1
793

Related Items

Title Federal tea service Accession Number 2010.35.1

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2 1/2 (H), 3 3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from the family of Nancy Merrill Godbold Shaffer, granddaughter of Annie Whitcomb Baker Clifford of Arlington, Massachusetts

Accession Number

2010.35.1.9