cup: 2 x 4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 5.1 x 10.2 x 8.3 cm )
saucer: 1 x 5 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 13.3 cm )
painted: base of cup and saucer in underglaze blue: mark and square divided into series of triangles
Fluted porcelain cup and saucer; turquoise underglaze or blue celeste with gilded bands around teacup base and rims; handle composed of entwined twigs terminating in leaves with gilt handles.
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
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