Teacup and Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1865-1889

GUSN

GUSN-6158

Description

Blue and white transfer print in "Fruit Girl" pattern; the fruit girl is in the bottom of each piece; elaborate interior border of alternating flowers and peacocks; repeated on outside border of teacup and sugar bowl. .1A) Circular bowl tapering down to bulbous curve and foot; modified double C-scroll handle. .1B) Saucer has shallow bowl with beading around circular well.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
saucers (plates)
earthenware
vitrification
transfer printing
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
figure- and animal-derived motifs
girls
peafowl
Earthenware
Semi-Vitrified
Staffordshire
Fruit Girl
Transfer Printed
Peacock
Flower
TEACUP AND SAUCER

Pattern

Fruit Girl

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

1.625 x 3.375 x 2.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1164.1AB