Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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chocolate cup
  • Denmark
  • chocolate cup, 1700s
  • Where object was made: Copenhagen, Denmark
  • ceramic
  • Object Height: 6 cm
    Object Height: 2 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.6665.a
Description

Chocolate cup with a squarish handle with three flat sides. There is a band of lavender around the body which has gold medallions. Inside the medallions are pink and purple flowers. There are green vertical stripes on the lavender band. There are bands of gold above and below the lavender band and on the handle.