Cup and saucer
Overall (cup): 2 3/8 × 3 5/8 in. (6 × 9.2 cm) Overall (saucer): 1 3/8 × 5 3/4 in. (3.5 × 14.6 cm)
Molded pearlware cup and saucer with blue transfer print of City Hall, New York; handleless cup with circular foot, printed with floral border on interior and view of City Hall on exterior (repeated twice); deep saucer with floral border and central image of City Hall with figures in foreground.
Designed by John McComb in 1803 and completed in 1812, New York's third City Hall is the oldest municipal building in continuous use in the United States.
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
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