Coffee cup and saucer

English
about 1755
Made at Longton Hall Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

6.98 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1988.876a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Cylindrical cup, scroll handle. Underglaze blue with desert scene. (“Folly” pattern of Watney’s Pl. 64B) Saucer marked 6 or 9 in underglaze blue.

Provenance

By 1972, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From December 27, 1972, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection