Cup and saucer

Object Number: 
1945.383ab
Date: 
ca. 1865
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
cup: 1 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 2 in. ( 4.4 x 6.4 x 5.1 cm ) saucer: 3/4 x 4 in. ( 1.9 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
gilded: on exterior of cup: "Monitor beats all."
Description: 
Porcelain cup with panelled sides and molded saucer; cup enamelled with pair of US flags, black eagle, gilt lettring, canon balls, and canon.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Robert C. Taylor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group