Teacup and saucer

Object Number: 
1929.71ab
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
cup: 2 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 10.8 x 8.9 cm )
Description: 
Molded porcelain teacup and saucer decorated with a band of pink luster with purple luster flowers and leaves; exterior of teacup and center of sacuer has individual stylized branches.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this cup and saucer belonged to Oliver Wolcott, a signer of the Declaration of Independence.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Geneva V. Wolcott
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group