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Circular teacup with a plain, everted rim, rounded sides, and an ear-shaped handle with an internal loop at top, on a short pedestal foot with gilded decoration. At the front of the cup is the gilded monogram “GAW” above a pair of laurel branches that are tied together with ribbon. The rim interior features a wide gilded band. The back of the handle is touched with gilt.


Date

1820-1840


Geography


Material/Technique

Porcelain (probably soft-paste), gilt


Dimensions

Overall (H x W x D): 2 3/4 in. x 4 3/16 in. x 3 9/16 in. (6.99 cm x 10.64 cm x 9.05 cm)


Credit

Gift of Mary Washington Marr, 1993


Object Number

M-3696/E


Colors


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