Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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teacup and saucer
  • England, United Kingdom
  • teacup and saucer, circa 1740
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware, agateware
  • Object Height/Diameter: cup: 4 x 7.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: cup: 1 9/16 x 2 15/16 in
    Object Diameter: saucer: 11.2 cm
    Object Diameter: saucer: 4 3/8 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0106.a,b
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"Agateware" teacup and saucer with marbled appearance with veining in blue, brown and cream. The teacup has a hemispherical shape with a slightly curled lip and a circular foot. The saucer also has a circular foot.