Demitasse Cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900

GUSN

GUSN-64007

Description

Cup. Deep bowl form tapering to a circular bottom C-shaped handle. Gilt edge with scalloped border decoration. Painted enamel blue morning glories, purple bellflowers, and wheat sprig.

Details

Descriptive Terms

demitasses
enameling
porcelain
husk (motif)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
wheat straw
Cup
Cup, Coffee
Cup, Demitasse
Porcelain
Wheat
Enameled
Morning Glory
Bellflower
Cup, Demitasse

Associated Building

Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.),

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Title Demitasse Saucer Accession Number 1970.766.5
Title Demitasse Saucer Accession Number 1970.766.6
Title Demitasse Saucer Accession Number 1970.766.7

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

2.25 x 3.25 x 4.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret Carson Holt

Accession Number

1970.766.2