Cup and saucer
cup: 2 1/2 x 3 1/4 in. ( 6.4 x 8.3 cm )
saucer: 1 x 5 3/8 in. ( 2.5 x 13.7 cm )
Cup with overall ogee shape, decorated with a large reserve with a different exotic bird framed with raised-paste gold floral wreath; the gold rim at the top of the cup is plain on the outside and scalloped on the inside edge; saucer shares the double ogee shape of cup; the blue ground of each is enclosed by plain gold bands and holds two reserves with different exotic birds framed with raised-paste gold floral wreaths of flowers and leaves.
Gift of Margaret Hall McRory, Maud Hall Fluchere and Grisella Hall Kerr
signed: on the bottoms of four cups: "Rihouet"
signed: on the bottoms of four saucers: "RIHOUET./ 2/ Rue de la Paix"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.