Teacup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1860-1875

GUSN

GUSN-3738

Description

Teacup decorated with rose medallion pattern. Green tendrils and pink tree peonies with scrolled medallions frame figures in an interior scene and birds, butterflies, and flowers. Egg-shaped body with ear-shaped handle. Gilt decoration on spine.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
porcelain
enameling
painting (coating)
Chinese export
Teacup

Associated Building

Used At Crocker Tavern (Barnstable, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

C361C

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1933.6396.3

Places

Massachusetts (United States)