Cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-24969

Description

White clay body w/ bluish-white glaze. Deep circular bowl form tapering to a high circular foot ring. Simple C-shaped handle (missing). Underglaze cobalt blue painted decoration in "willow" pattern, featuring a simple grass sprig in well w/ broadly executed Canton border. Exterior decorated w/ bridge, willows and pagodas.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cups
porcelain
willow (wood)
bridges (built works)
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Bridge
Willow
Pagoda
Willow
CUP

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.25 x 3.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.178