Coffee cup

Coffee cup
Title
Coffee cup
Date 
ca. 1800
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 6.7 x 8.3 x 5.7 cm )
Description 
Coffe cup with spurred handle and gilded thumb rest; central encre de chine image of a three masted ship with furled sails and two American flags; floating on green water; the border on the shoulders is composed of a purple wavy dotted line with floral sprays.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1952.118f
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group