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

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.881.1-5