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Covered Cup and Saucer Cup And Saucer, ca. 1830

This is a cup and saucer. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin M. Reeves. It is credited Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin M. Reeves.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a: cup): 8 × 16 × 9.5 cm (3 1/8 × 6 5/16 × 3 3/4 in.) H x diam. (b: cover): 5.5 × 10.5 cm (2 3/16 × 4 1/8 in.) H x diam. (c): 2.5 × 16 cm (1 in. × 6 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

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Cite this object as

Covered Cup and Saucer Cup And Saucer, ca. 1830; hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold; H x W x D (a: cup): 8 × 16 × 9.5 cm (3 1/8 × 6 5/16 × 3 3/4 in.) H x diam. (b: cover): 5.5 × 10.5 cm (2 3/16 × 4 1/8 in.) H x diam. (c): 2.5 × 16 cm (1 in. × 6 5/16 in.); Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin M. Reeves; 1962-155-2-a/c

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