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Tea cup

Object Number: 
1941.154a
Date: 
1850-1870
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
overall: 2 1/4 x 4 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.
Description: 
Porcelain tea set including tea cups; set has border of fine intertwining branches in gilding and green enamel; additional gilding on rims, edges, seams, and highlighting finials and handles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group