4.25 in HIGH x 3.25 in WIDE x 2 in DEEP
(10.79 cm HIGH x 8.25 cm WIDE x 5.08 cm DEEP)
Gift of Mrs. Della Hardmon Guess, Della's Tea Cup Cafe

Elsie J.Rosser

The cups and saucers in this collection come from Della's Tea Cup Cafe, 7309 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, which was established in February, 1967. The cafe is noted for, and decorated with, a very large collection of tea cups. Some of the cups were purchased by the owner, others were presented to her as gifts, while still others were made for her. A: Cup, tall, slender, clear glass, mug like handle, chipped at rim and near belly on front, thick base, grey writing on body reads, "Elsie J. Rosser. Chicago Exposition 1882".

Used: Della's Tea Cup Cafe | Della Hardmon Guess | African American | Drinking | Lynn Neighborhood

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