American Market Chinese Export

American Market Chinese Export

This cup and small plate appear to be from the service that was given to Elizabeth Roberts and John Canby of Wilmington, Del. who were married in 1803. The tea and coffee pot from this set are illustrated in Jean McClure Mudge, “Chinese Export Porcelain in North America”

The sepia vignette may depict a Philadelphia house.

China, 1800 c.H: 3"D: 6"Reference number: 26039