Coffee cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-3745

Description

Exterior border (red with gold highlights): rosettes on ovals; gold rim; scenic medallion in sepia colors of birds flying over estate; interior border: red rope with gold highlights; cups have pointy, figure 7 handles. .378a,b,c have slightly flared rim, while .379 has straight sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee cups
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Chinese export
Porcelain
Underglazed
Painted
Chinese Export
CUP, COFFEE

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

2.75 (H), 3.625 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Theodora Willard

Accession Number

1937.379

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