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Cup and saucer

Item Information

Title:
Cup and saucer
Description:
Porcelain tea cup and saucer w/ thistle design and gold rim; cream-colored background w/ purple and green thistle decoration; gilded C-shape handle on cup; moustache rest on rim. A= Cup B= Saucer
Painter:
Tucker, Jane Armstrong, 1866-1964
Maker:
Minton
Date:
1877–1887
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
cups
saucers (plates)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Christmas
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Porcelain
Painted
Tin Glazed
Thistle
Places:
Maine
Extent:
2.5 in. x 5.75 in. (H x W) Diameter: 4.25 in.; () Diameter: 6.625 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
Accession #:
1998.362AB
Identifier:
18324