Demitasse Cup & Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-64255

Description

Part of a set of six demitasse cups and saucers. Circular with wide rim and circular well, decorated with scrolled edge and monogrammed “HCB” in center. \n \n French export porcelain dinner service with pattern of fruit, birds, and diaper and scroll designs around “HCB” monogram. Two serving plates, five tureens, three saucers, five platters, sixteen soup plates, seventeen dinner plates, fifteen dessert plates, nineteen other plates, one pitcher, two vegetable dishes, five serving dishes, one gravy boat, eighteen nappy dishes, ten cups and ten saucers, two compotes, two chargers, five dessert bowls, and one other bowl.

Details

Descriptive Terms

demitasses
saucers (plates)
porcelain
Set, Cup and Saucer
Porcelain
Set, Cup and Saucer

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 5/8 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1974.383.8