American Decorative Arts

Cup and Saucer

1775–1800

Cup:soft-paste porcelain; saucer: hard-paste porcelain

2 1/4 × 2 7/8 in. (5.7 × 7.3 cm)
other (Saucer): 15/16 × 4 7/16 in. (2.4 × 11.3 cm)
Gift of Lynne Casson Cubberly
1985.95.1a-b
Geography: 
Made in China
Culture: 
English and Chinese
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Lynne Casson Cubberly (born 1934), Wethersfield, Conn., by 1985; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1985

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1985–1987,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 40, no. 2 (Spring 1988): 54.

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