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Object Name: Teacup and saucer
Date: 1939-1950
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Medium: Ceramic
Dimensions: Overall (a): 7/8 in. × 5 5/8 in. (2.2 × 14.3 cm) Overall (b): 2 3/8 in. × 3 7/8 in. (6 × 9.8 cm)
Place made: Asia, Japan
Description: White teacup and saucer printed with floral garlands in pink, yellow, green and blue, the image appears three times on the upper surface of the saucer and once on each side of the teacup; the rims of both are decorated with and ochre and blue floral scroll design; edges decorated with gold leaf; saucer has fluted sides that curve up from the base to the rim and has a small foot; teacup has a flared lip, rounded foot and an ovoid handle decorated with a gold stripe.
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. E. C. Carter
Object Number: 1956.171.17ab[dup]
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Marks: printed: on base of teacup and saucer: "ADLINE CHINA/ MADE IN OCCUPIED/ JAPAN"

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This teacup and saucer belonged to Ruth Draper.