Tea Service

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Title

Tea Service

Subject

Vaccination
Tea services
Porcelain (material)
Waterhouse, Benjamin, 1754-1846

Abstract

According to Waterhouse family tradition, these plates, bowl, cider jug and teapot are part of a porcelain service commissioned by Benjamin Waterhouse to commemorate his cowpox vaccination work

Creator

Unknown

Date Created

1800, circa

Rights

The Harvard Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in this collection. For use information, consult Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Access to the original work depicted requires advance notice. Contact Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu for additional information

Is Part Of

Uncataloged Museum Objects

Format

image

Extent

2 plates, 1 bowl, 1 cider jug, and 1 teapot

Medium

Porcelain

Type

physical object

Identifier

DigID0002455

Provenance

Gifts of Mary Ware Sampson and Margaret Thayer Lancaster
to the Harvard Medical Library, 1941,
and of Malcolm C. Ware to the Harvard Medical Library, 1974

Files

http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/file_upload/0002455_ref.jpg

Citation

Unknown, “Tea Service,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed December 9, 2018, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6638.

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