China, for export
ceramic; hard-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels and gilt
Overall: 5 1/2 in; 13.97 cm
Associated with Richard and Sarah Franklin Bache, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; James Gallery, a Rahms, Pennsylvania, dealer; by unknown descent; to Matthew and Elisabeth Sharpe Antiques, Spring Hill and Conshohocken, Pennsylvania; to the donor
A gummed paper label reading, "Matthew & Elisabeth Sharpe / Antiques (script) / Spring Hill, Conshohocken, Pennsylvania / Oriental Lowestoft (script) / Bache Family (hand-written blue pen) / Circa (script) 1790 (hand-written ball point pen)
Gift of Robert Kogod Goldman in memory of his wife, Linda B. Goldman
The Diplomatic Reception Rooms, U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C.