Cup and saucer
Part (saucer): 1 x 5 1/2 in. (2.5 x 14 cm) Part (cup): 4 x 3 1/2 x 3 in. (10.2 x 8.9 x 7.6 cm)
Porcelain cup and saucer with gold bands, flowers, and ferns; saucer decoration also contains four flowers with blue petals; the cup's decoration depicts bunches of roses and other flowers between gold fern swags; the flowers on the cup are hand painted in pink, blue, green, purple, red, and brown; the cup has a scrolled handle with medallion of a molded lion's head at rim.
According to the donor, this cup and saucer were in the Vaché family for over 100 years and were one of three made at the time.
Gift of Miss Marie Agale Vaché
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.