On the Water

Cup from Propeller Indiana

This small porcelain cup was recovered by a sport diver from the wreck of the steamer Indiana. Its findspot was not recorded, so it is not known whether it belonged to a crewman or was aboard for use by passengers at mealtimes.

ID Number:
1993.0441.01
Material:
porcelain
Date:
ca 1858
Dimensions:
average spatial: 3 7/16 x 3 7/8 in.; 8.7313 x 9.8425 cm
Source:
Gift of William H. Cohrs