Overall: 3 1/4 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. ( 8.3 x 8.9 x 5.7 cm )
Child's porcelain tea set composed of fifteen pieces including a creamer; the set is decorated with blue underglaze stripes bordered by copper luster with brown enamel herringbone strips between.
Gift of Mrs. Irving McKesson
painted: in red on bottom of many pieces: "93"
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.
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