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Cup and Saucer, Fantasy Pattern

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Glazed earthenware with transfer-printed decoration
DATES ca. 1952
DIMENSIONS Cup: 2 3/8 x 5 x 4 in.(6.0 x 12.8 x 10.2 cm) Saucer: height: 3/4 in. (3.8 cm) depth: 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
MARKINGS Cup stamped on bottom: "FANTASY / MADE in USA" Saucer: transfer printed in blue on underside of plate with grey rectangular monogram to the proper right: "HALLCRAFT / CLASSIC / SHAPE BY / EVA ZEISEL (in script) /MADE IN USA BY HALL CHINA."
SIGNATURE no signature
INSCRIPTIONS no inscriptions
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
CREDIT LINE Gift of Jewel Stern
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Cup (a) and Saucer (b), glazed earthenware with transfer printed decoration. U-shape cup with applied C-handle. Slight flare at rim. Cylindrical base, Circular saucer with sloping sides and central depression. Both have black and gold "Fantasy" transfer printed decoration. Single design on body of cup. Three around edge of plate. Pattern: "Fantasy". CONDITION - Excellent. Slight scratches around central depression.
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