Cup and Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1760

GUSN

GUSN-4146

Description

Circular cup with outward tapering sides; and circular saucer, both decorated wtih bird, butterfly and floral design in shades of grey, orange, brown and pink, double band and scallop design on edge, pink sprig in well of cup.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cups
saucers (plates)
porcelain
Porcelain
CUP AND SAUCER

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1.563 (H), 2.625 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.411AB