Cup (One of a set of five)

Chinese


Object Place: China for American Market

Dimensions

6.98 x 11.43 x 9.52 cm (2 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1972.610

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

This cup is white with gold bands, blue leaf borders and a scalloped rim. Part of a Chinese and English porcelain tea service 1972.481-501, 1972.560-563, 1972.604-612

Provenance

Probably descended in the Derby and West families of Salem, MA; to Richard Edwards; 1972, gift of Richard Edwards to the MFA. (Accession date: June 7, 1972)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Edwards