Cup and saucer
cup (with handle): 4 1/8 x 2 1/2 in. (10.5 x 6.4 cm)
Part (saucer): 5 1/2 x 1 in. (14 x 2.5 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.