Tea service

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1850

GUSN

GUSN-291643

Description

Fifteen-piece porcelain tea service decorated by hand-painted pink luster vine with leaves, and pink and blue flowers with leaves. Set consists of teapot, lidded sugar bowl, creamer and six cups and saucers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea services
porcelain
luster (optical property)
Service, Tea

Associated Building

Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances Sortwell

Accession Number

1958.341

Places

Possibly