Teacup

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1834-1867

GUSN

GUSN-7904

Description

General: underglaze blue and white Canton pattern showing scene of pagodas, trees and bridge. Teacup: deep bowl with scalloped edge; foot ring. Fine white body with bright cobalt Willow pattern on exterior; diagonal line borders on interior lip. C-shaped handle with flat top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

teacups
porcelain
glazing (coating)
tin (metal)
bridges (built works)
Chinese export
cross-hatching
scalloping
trees
willow (wood)
Porcelain
Willow
Chinese Export
Tin Glazed
Pagoda
Tree
Bridge
Cross Hatch
Scalloped
TEACUP

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2 x 4.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.642.48