Cup and saucer

Object Number: 
1933.15ab
Date: 
ca. 1790
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall (a: Cup): 2 1/8 × 4 1/8 × 3 3/8 in. (5.4 × 10.5 × 8.6 cm) Overall (b: Saucer): 1 3/8 × 5 1/2 in. (3.5 × 1
Description: 
Porcelain cup and saucer with shaped rim; both forms have blue enamelled border with gilt stars and secondary border of blue dots in a wavy line; saucer also gilt with spearhead and interwing vine; both forms enamelled with psuedo arms of New York State, figures of liberty and justice flanking shield with scrolled border surmounted by an eagle.
Gallery Label: 
New York Seal
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. L. V. Salon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group