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New Hall Tea Cup and Saucer

New Hall tea cup and saucer made in Staffordshire, England, in the Chinese manner. Hand-painted on hard-paste porcelain. Cup has no handle and measures 3.125” at rim and 1 1/2” at base. Saucer measures 5” in diameter at rim and 2.875” at base.

Estimated age: 18th century. Gift.

Object #: 2014.1.1 & 2



What visitors say

Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…

Maggie