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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer
Title
Cup and saucer
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 )
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
Object Number 
1945.383ab
Marks 
gilded: on exterior of cup: "Monitor beats all."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group