Overall: 2 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 3 7/8 in. ( 5.7 x 11.4 x 9.8 cm )
Molded porcelain tea set consisting of a porcelain footed bowl; all pieces are hand painted with blue scalloped borders with sets of two peach flowers and gold outlines with gold stylized floral and foliate sprays, grapes, palmettes; holloware forms have additional band of undulating vine with leaves and flowers, in gold and gold flourishes on handles.
Bequest of Mary MacKaye Greenwood
printed: in red on base in script: "Spode/3904" printed: in red on base in script: "Spode/3904" printed: in lavendar on base: "Spode[enclosed within two floral sprays]Felspar/Porcelain" and in red "3904"
According to the donor, the tea set belonged to Elizabeth (Weaver) Greenwood (1764-1831), wife of Dr. John Greenwood. The printed "SPODE" with pattern number was used from 1790-1820; the printed mark "C" was used from 1815-1827.
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