Cup and Saucer

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Object Name: 
Cup and Saucer
Accession Number: 
79.7.8
Dimensions: 
a) Cup H: 6 cm, Diam: 6.1 cm; b) Saucer Diam: 13.8 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
about 1820-1840
Primary Description: 
Opaque white earthenware with pink luster, red, black and green decoration; turned, glazed, fired, enameled. (a) Hemispherical shape, with pink luster stylized floral spray in the bottom, band at the rim (inside and out), and a band of pink luster roses on the sides, with green leaves and branches of red and black berries; turned, cylindrical foot rim, with pink luster band; slightly bluish glaze ("pearlware"); (b) shallow, circular shape, with rounded sides; pink luster circles in the center and band at the rim; floral band with berries inside, below the rim, matching that on (a); turned, rounded foot rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bradley, Philip H., Former Collection
1979-09-07
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