Coffee Cup and Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-5734

Description

Can-shaped, fluted walls. All feature a white ground with a gilt band of stippled reserves separated by diagonal stripes; stylized motif within each reserve. 7a-13a and 1b-20 also have a floral sprig at their center.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee cups
saucers (plates)
porcelain
Porcelain
CUP, COFFEE AND SAUCER

Inscription

""G"" on back of several saucers.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.5 (H), 2.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.971.5AB