Cup and saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-36619

Description

Earthenware cup and saucer with scalloped rim and brown pastoral transfer-print pattern. Border of chevron-shaped stripes and scenic cartouches of cranes and florettes. On cup exterior and saucer interior: scene of boy with bird on his knee seated under rose-covered trellis. Interior of cup: scene of two cranes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cups
saucers (plates)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Set, Cup and Saucer
Crane
Floret
Boy
Trellis
Bird
Set, Cup and Saucer

Inscription

[small florette] (impressed)

Additional Identification Number

1934.530AB

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Food Service Sets

Dimensions

2 1/4 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Alice A. Stevens

Accession Number

1934.530.1-.2