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Catalog Number 107/7566
Object Name Vessel, Cup
Description One ceramic pearlware cup. Blue and white transferprinted design. Likely manufactured between 1795-1830.
The cup is composed of many sherds that have been adhered together with an adhesive. Two additional fragments are in a bag that is stored with the cup. These fragments mend together, as well as to the vesselized cup. These two fragments also appear to be burnt.
1/25/2018 - This pearlware cup exhibits a rim motif containing flowers and leaves. On the interior bottom of the cup is an image of a bridge leading to grass. The design on the outside of the cup features a river running toward a bridge, as well as two human figures walking toward a village or the ruins of a village. Mountains can be seen in the background of the landscape.
Site Name Lucy Foster Site
Site # 19-ES-247
Material Ceramic
Excavated by Bullen, Adelaide
Collector Bullen, Ripley
Collection date 1943-01-01
Lexicon sub-category Ceramic
Adopted By Heather and John Lucas 3
Place United States | MA | Essex | Andover