Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)
Overall: 8.2 x 8.9 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration
Not On View
1 of 2 beakers with gently swelling sides rising from a simple foot ring. Each with two figures in Kakiemon style with flowers and insects, rims painted brown.
Crossed swords with pommels in overglaze blue enamel. Small "Ritzmark" incised on the inside of the foot rim.
Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection