Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

cups (3) and saucers (4)
  • Davenport & Co.
    active 1793–1887
  • cups (3) and saucers (4), circa 1825
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • earthenware
  • Object Height/Diameter: cup: 6 x 9.6 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: cup: 2 3/8 x 3 3/4 in
    Object Diameter: saucer: 14.3 cm
    Object Diameter: 5 5/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6660.a-g
Description

Cups: White cups with a band of red around the top edge. There are red strawberries, green leaves and purple/pink flowers around the exterior of the cup. There is a band of strawberries, flowers and leaves around the interior border of the cup.

Saucers: White with a band of red around the top edge. The interior is covered with red strawberries, green leaves and purple/pink flowers. The exterior is undecorated.