Miniature Tea Set

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-251578

Description

Miniature porcelain lusterware; .1 teapot; pear-shaped, narrow toward the top; flares outward slightly; C-shaped handle with a large thumb rest; lid with a flame-like knop; slightly curved spout; .2 sugar bowl; bulbous; two D-shaped handles; lid with small knop; .3-.4 cups and saucers; bowl-like with thick C-shaped handles; .5 tray; oval with scalloped edge, handles at either end.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea services
porcelain
lusterware
Tea
Lusterware
Porcelain
Service, Tea

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.881.1-5