Cup and saucer

Object Number: 
1945.244a
Date: 
ca. 1850
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 5 3/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 8.3 x 13.7 x 11.4 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on underside of cup: schematic fleur de lis painted: in gold on exterior of cup: "Jenny / Lind"
Description: 
Porcelain cup with scalloped rim, with portrait of Jenny Lind in colored enamels and gilded flower design on remaining surface; wide band of gilding on inside rim.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Leonidas Westervelt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group