Cup

Object Number: 
INV.12759
Date: 
1820-1830
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 × 2 5/8 × 3 in. (6.4 × 6.7 × 7.6 cm)
Description: 
One of a set of seven cups with gilded bands, handles, spouts, and cup interiors and green, black, and gold enamel decorations; decorations include cherubs involved in various activities, griffins, cornucopias, cannons, spears, and draperies; handles are scrolled and spouts are molded to resemble stylized bird heads and necks. Part of a porcelain coffee service.
Gallery Label: 
The donor of this set is either Margaret Bayard Rutgers or Margaret Bayard Baldwin.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group