Cups and saucers (3)

Object Number: 
1961.222a-f
Date: 
1820-1840
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Each (cups): 3 3/4 x 2 5/8 in. (9.5 x 6.7 cm) Each (saucers): 5 3/4 x 1 1/4 in. (14.6 x 3.2 cm)
Marks: 
printed: on back of the saucer:"MOUNT VERNON/The Seat of the Late /GEN. WASHINGTON'
Description: 
Glazed earthenware teacups and saucers decorated with blue and white transfer printed image of George Washington next to a horse in front of Mt. Vernon surrounded by a floral border.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Arthur H. Merritt
Provenance: 
The Dr. Arthur H. Merritt Collection of Anglo-American Historical Staffordshire
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group