9 Piece Miniature Coffee Set

Object Name: 
9 Piece Miniature Coffee Set

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Object Name: 
9 Piece Miniature Coffee Set
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
55.3.48
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1700-1799
Primary Description: 
Transparent and translucent opalescent milkglass; free-blown and mold-pressed, with gilded decoration; each piece has gilded rims and a wreath with daisy-like flowers alternating with tulips. (A) Coffee pot; pear-shaped body with solid ring base and lip turned upwards, ear-shaped handle and spout applied to body; set-in cover with ball finial. (B) Jug; pear-shaped body with solid ring base having rough pontil mark and with high lip; ear-shaped handle applied to body. (C) Sugar bowl; hemispherical body with solid ring base; set-in cover with ball finial. (D) Dish; flat bottom with up-turned walls and flattened rim. (E) Bowl; solid ring base supporting the body with slightly spreading walls and flattened rim. (F-I) Four cups with saucers; cup: deep waisted body with solid ring base and applied loop handle; saucer: solid ring base with spreading walls and flaring rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Dantzig, M. M. van, Source