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Cup

Object Number: 
1940.137
Date: 
1815-1842
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 5 3/4 x 5 in. ( 8.3 x 14.6 x 12.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on base: blue printed eagle and shield
Description: 
Molded bulbous pearlware cup with handle and flat rim; decorated with blue transfer printed image of the Boston State House with floral border.
Gallery Label: 
This may be a shaving cup.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group