Teacup and saucer
Gobelet litron et soucoupe
Object Place: Europe, France
6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Straight-sided cup and deep saucer with deep pink ground, both elaborately decorated with band of floral sprays separated by blue and gold borders, edged with puce beading and iron red and yellow trim. Saucer has central medallion of bouquet of roses. Cornflower garland at base of cup and at center of saucer.
Interlaced Ls, HP below, all in gold. incised 47. Saucer has same painted marks.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Pirie