Cream pitcher

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-3471

Description

TEA SERVICE: Primary border: blue enamel with gold loops; secondary border: blue and gold huskchain; main decoration: gold flower sprig on shield draped in blue and gold mantel with tassels and topped with blue and gold ribbons. CREAMER: Helmet-shaped; primary border around rim; secondary around circular base; handle has concentric ovals in relief on sides and traces of gold on thumbrest.

Details

Descriptive Terms

creamers
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Chinese export
Porcelain
Painted
Enameled
Chinese Export
PITCHER, CREAM

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

5.5 (H) (inches)

Accession Number

1934.2964.2