Coffee cup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1780-1800

GUSN

GUSN-7078

Description

TEA SERVICE: Primary border: blue enamel wave, orange wavy line, clusters of three pink dots, red loop chain; secondary border: wavy blue dot with pink and green roses; various size sprigs of flowers all over; larger polychrome enamel flower bunch as central decoration. COFFEE CUPS: Straight-sided with ear-shaped handle with gadrooned spine; primary border: exterior; secondary border: interior; large flower bunch opposite handle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coffee cups
enamel paint
painting (coating)
porcelain
Chinese export
Porcelain
Enamel
Painted
Chinese Export
CUP, COFFEE

Additional Identification Number

1956.100

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2.75 (H), 2.375 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1956.123