Teacup and saucer

Object Number: 
1954.49ab
Date: 
1780-1810
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Part (teacup): 2 1/4 x 4 x 3 1/4 in. (5.7 x 10.2 x 8.3 cm) Part (saucer): 1 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. (3.2 x 13.3 cm)
Marks: 
printed: in black on large gold shield, "19" on each.
Description: 
Molded rounded cup with gilded handle andd saucer with splayed walls; each with gold shield with the number 19 on it and gold bands at rim and feet.
Gallery Label: 
This teacup and saucer are from a set which belonged to General Ebenezer Stevens (1751-1823), an ancestor of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Charles M. Gay (Louise Gallatin)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group