Teacup and saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1810-1820

GUSN

GUSN-28557

Description

Teacup: Body flares out from midpoint; ear-shaped handle with rounded thumbhold; scalloped edge to rim; exterior border: band of black zigzag and orange dot; black rosebud painted on exterior of body; interior border: band of black arches and orange dots. Saucer: Same border as interior of cup; border around well same as exterior of cup; same floral spray as in cup.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
saucers (plates)
painting (coating)
porcelain
Chinese export
Porcelain
Painted
Chinese Export
TEACUP & SAUCER

Associated Building

Exhibited At Governor John Langdon House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Additional Identification Number

1918.1587

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

5.75 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1918.1587-.1588

Places

New Hampshire (United States)