Cup and Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-53481

Description

Blue transfer-printed pearlware cup and saucer. Saucer has a floral border that surrounds a central scene depicting Baltimore Hospital. The cup has and interior floral border around the rim and a floral design on the base. The exterior body has medallions depicting the University of Maryland surrounded by a floral motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cups
cup plates
earthenware
glazing (coating)
transfer printing
Set, Cup and SaucerSet, Cup and Saucer

Associated Building

Subject Baltimore Hospital,

Additional Identification Number

86.1923

People and Organizations

Baltimore Hospital
University of Maryland

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Food Service Sets

Dimensions

2 3/4 (H), 3 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

In memory of Dr. and Mrs. Charles Harrington

Accession Number

1943.302