Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cup and saucer
  • W. Schiller and F. Gerbing
    active 1829–1885
  • cup and saucer, circa mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: Bohemia (present-day Czech Republic)
  • ceramic, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9.9 x 19.3 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 7/8 x 7 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.2957.a,b
Description

Cup and saucer with waxy brown glaze covering the objects. They are covered with a raised design of heart-shaped medallions with flowers inside of them. The interior of the cup is plain. The handle on the cup is ear-shaped.