Cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-6923

Description

Gold band borders, cipher "MD" in feathered oval. Teacup: straight-sided chocolate (or coffee cup) with gold band around base and exterior rim; ear-shaped handle with gold pointed thumb hold; cipher exterior, opposite handle; saucer has gold band border, cipher center interior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cups
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Chinese export
Porcelain
Underglazed
Painted
Chinese Export
CUP

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1923.376B