Cup and saucer

Object Number: 
1927.15ab
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Part (saucer): 1 1/8 x 5 3/4 in. (2.9 x 14.6 cm) Part (cup): 2 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 3 7/8 in. (7 x 11.4 x 9.8 cm)
Marks: 
painted: in purple luster on bottom of saucer: "100"
Description: 
Faceted pearlware cup and saucer with abstract flowers and shapes in blue underglaze, rust enamel, green enamel, and pink luster; cup has angular scrolling handle.
Gallery Label: 
This style of earthenware is referred to as 'Gaudy Dutch'.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Weber Hill Arkenburgh
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group