Coffee Cup and Saucer, early 19th century

  • Chinese Export, Chinese

Black transfer printed porcelain

  • Overall (cup): 2 1/8 × 6 1/4 inches (5.4 × 15.9 cm) Overall (saucer): 3/4 × 5 1/2 inches (1.9 × 14 cm)

Gift of the Estate of William H. Murphy

30.307.9

On View

  • American: Whitby Hall, Drawing Room W264
  • American: Whitby Hall, Drawing Room W264

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Ceramic
  • Porcelain
  • Cup
  • Saucer
  • Coffee service
  • Tea service
  • Chinese lowestoft
  • Transfer decoration
  • Transfer decoration
  • Landscape
  • China

Cup:Inscribed, on side (gilt monogram): WLD Saucer: Inscribed, top center (gilt monogram): WLD

Estate of William H. Murphy; 1930-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Chinese Export, Chinese, Coffee Cup and Saucer, early 19th century, black transfer printed porcelain. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Estate of William H. Murphy, 30.307.9.