Museum and Library Closures

The New-York Historical Society will be closed on September 23, and select spaces will be closed September 24. For details, please visit our calendar.

Cup plate

Cup plate
Title
Cup plate
Date 
ca. 1825
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
overall: 1/2 x 3 5/8 in.
Description 
Porcelain cup plate with broad border of salmon-colored enamel with outlining and accents in gilding; enamel borders are crossed by curving diaper-patterned bands of gilding.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mr. William D. Bloodgood
Object Number 
1939.433
Gallery Label 
This cup plate belonged to Janet Livingston (1743-1828), wife of General Richard Montgomery (1738-1775); see Anthology of British teapots/ teacups for more information.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group