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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Finland

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.565.1 AB

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