Coffee Cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-42525

Description

Egg-shaped body with ear-shaped handle with zigtzag in relief on spine; interior border of blue and gold chain of dots; exterior border of blue band, blue rosettes, and blue and gold dots; unknown family crest: brown oval with ghold stars draped in bule, the whole upon a brown plinth and surmounted by a crown.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee cups
enameling
gilding
porcelain
Chinese export
Cup
Cup, Coffee
Porcelain
Enameled
Painted
Gilded
Family Crest
Chinese Export
Cup, Coffee

Additional Identification Number

C349

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

2 5/8 (H), 2 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Julia Crocker

Accession Number

1933.6384