Miniature Tea Bowl & Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-9032

Description

Pearlware tea bowl (A) and saucer (B) with polychrome ribbon and vine decoration; underglaze blue and enamel overglaze, Wedgwood-type.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea bowls
miniatures (toys)
overglazing
pearlware
underglazing
Neoclassical
vines
Pearlware
Overglazed
Underglazed
Neoclassical
Ribbon
Vine
BOWL, TEA

Inscription

Maker's/decorator's mark painted on underside of saucer (B): letter ""l"" in script.

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1991.180.9A,B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.180.9AB