Cup and Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1955-1970

GUSN

GUSN-50955

Description

A blue-gray cup (1986.565.1A) of cylindrical form with slightly canted sides and a recessed conforming footring. It has "C" shaped handles and is decorated with a medium blue band below the interior rim. The saucer (1986.565.1B) has a medium blue band about a circular flared rim. It is a shallow dish with a shallow well.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cups
saucers (plates)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
ceramic (material)
tin (metal)
Earthenware
Tin Glazed
Unidentified Ceramic
CUP AND SAUCER

Inscription

Printed on the bottom is: ARABIA/MADE IN/FINLAND.

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1986.565.1A,B

Related Items

Title Cup Accession Number 1986.565.2-4

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Finland

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.375 (H), 3.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.565.1 AB