Coffee cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1775-1800

GUSN

GUSN-3447

Description

Black pencilled basket oof flowers, small sprays of flowers, adn border of "bellflowers," dart and garlands with gold highlights; ear-shaped handle with gadrooned spine.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee cups
gilding
painting (coating)
drawing (image-making)
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
porcelain
Chinese export
Porcelain
Pencilled
Gilded
Chinese Export
Painted
CUP, COFFEE

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

2.625 (H), 2.375 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. L. P. Deane

Accession Number

1920.116