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coconut shell tea cup with pewter lining
  • China
  • coconut shell tea cup with pewter lining, early 1900s
  • Where object was made: China
  • pewter, coconut
  • Object Height/Diameter: 5.3 x 8.9 cm
  • Gift of Mrs. Alice Dains
  • Not on display
  • 0000.1300.03
Description

Coconut cup lined with pewter. "Double happiness," with plum blossoms, bamboo, pine, pair of birds and a deer; willow tree and a hut below. Carved in low relief.