Teacup and Saucer

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Object Name: 
Teacup and Saucer
Accession Number: 
79.3.340
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.2 cm; (a) Teacup H: 4.5 cm, Diam: 7.4 cm; (b) Saucer H: 2.7 cm, Diam: 12.6 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1700-1799
Credit Line: 
Gift of The Ruth Bryan Strauss Memorial Foundation
Primary Description: 
Opalescent white, dark blue non-lead glasses; blown. (a) Hemispherical form; white inside, combed blue spots outside; trailed white foot ring; rough pontil mark. (b) Shallow, circular form; white inside, combed blue spots outside; curved sides; trailed white foot ring; rough pontil mark.
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Provenance: 
Strauss Memorial Foundation, Ruth Bryan, Source
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