Coffee cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-3436

Description

TEA SERVICE: Primary border: blue enamel wave, orange wavy line, clusters of three pink dots, red loop chain; secondary border: wavy blue dot with pink and green roses; various size sprigs of flowers all over; larger polychrome enamel flower bunch as central decoration. COFFEE CUPS: Straight-sided with ear-shaped handle with gadrooned spine; primary border: exterior; secondary border: interior; large flower bunch opposite handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee cups
enamel paint
painting (coating)
porcelain
Chinese export
Porcelain
Enamel
Painted
Chinese Export
CUP, COFFEE

Additional Identification Number

1956.119-.126

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

2.75 (H), 2.375 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1956.119