Teapot with lid
Overall: 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 x 3 in. ( 13.3 x 13.3 x 7.6 cm )
painted: in red on bottom: "93"
Child's porcelain tea set composed of fifteen pieces including a teapot with lid; the set is decorated with blue underglaze stripes bordered by copper luster with brown enamel herringbone strips between.
This set was presented to Mrs. Irving McKesson (Mary Henderson-1850-1911), when she was a child by her mother's cousin, Mary Merritt, wife of John P. Haines and daughter of Julia Douglas Merritt of Irvington on the Hudson.
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
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