Digital Commonwealth

Eggcup

Item Information

Title:
Eggcup
Description:
One in pair of porcelain egg cups; orange and gilt floral decoration; bird perched on floral branch; gilt band around base and rim.
Maker:
W. Davenport & Company
Date:
1860–1870
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
eggcups
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
floral patterns
Porcelain
Painted
Tin Glazed
Sprig
Bird
Extent:
2.375 in. (H) Diameter: 2 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
Accession #:
1998.683.2
Identifier:
19830