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Robert Todd Lincoln demi-tasse saucer

Creator:
Gerard, Dufraisseix & Abbott
Location:
Limoges, France
Origin Date:
1900
Materials:
ceramic
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in 4 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.082.0693
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Three-dimensional Objects

Description

White demi-tasse saucer features gold trim around edge and depressed center. The back is printed with the red undermark "GDA Limoges" and the decorator mark in green, "GDA France" separated with a horizontal line. The back also has "Dulin and Martin Co Washington DC" printed in red ink. Washington D.C. Part of a set of dinnerware purchased by Robert Todd Lincoln probably during his term as president of the Pullman Palace Car Company, 1901-1911. See ID number 71.2009.082.0714 for matching demi-tasse cup. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museu m