Paris porcelain cup and saucer (part of a service)

Paris porcelain cup and saucer (part of a service)

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Object Name
Cup and Saucer
cup
saucer
date made
ca. 1820
place made
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Physical Description
black (cup color)
red (cup color)
monochrome, pink (component surface decoration color name)
mythological figures (joint piece description of decoration)
mythological figures (overall description of decoration)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (cup material)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (saucer material)
Measurements
overall cup: 2 5/16 in x 3 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 5.9055 cm x 8.255 cm x 6.35 cm
overall saucer: 1 1/8 in x 5 in; 2.8575 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
CE.P-576Fab
catalog number
P-576Fab
accession number
225282
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Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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