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Cup

Object Number: 
1952.132
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 5/8 in. ( 6.7 x 8.9 x 6.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in blue beneath portrait: "MUNROE [sic]"
Description: 
Cylindrical pearlware cup with handles, with two identical blue transfer-printed spread eagles with stars and arrows and a portrait of James Monroe.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group