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Cup

Object Number: 
1951.243q
Date: 
1815-1830
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 4 x 3 5/8 in. ( 5.4 x 10.2 x 9.2 cm )
Description: 
Porcelain cup hand-painted with red stylized lion in blue central medallion, surrounded by silver luster resist pattern of small trefoil leaves, border of red spirals, blue and red flourishes, and silvered rim.
Gallery Label: 
According to accession records, this tea service was originally purchased from K. Kipper in 1925 for $237.50.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Jean Morron and Mr. and Mrs. L. R. Burch in memory of John R. Morron and Belle G. Morron
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group