Teacup and saucer, Designed by Karl L. H. Müller (ca. 1820–1887), Porcelain, American

Teacup and saucer

Designer:
Designed by Karl L. H. Müller (ca. 1820–1887)
Manufacturer:
Manufactured by Union Porcelain Works (1863–ca. 1922)
Date:
ca. 1876
Geography:
Made in Brooklyn, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup: H. 2 in. (5.1 cm); Diam. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Saucer: Diam. 5 1/16 in. (12.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Chace, 1969
Accession Number:
69.194.11, .12
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 706
This teacup and saucer are part of a tea set (69.194.7–.14) designed for the 1876 Centennial celebration in Philadelphia.
Marking: marked on underside of both in black: U.P.W. / S
Mr. and Mrs. Franklin M. Chace, Easthampton, New York, until 1969