Covered cup and saucer

Swiss (Nyon)
about 1800
Made at Nyon Manufactory (active 1781-1813)


Object Place: Europe, Switzerland

Dimensions

8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

99.622a-c

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White ground, saucer decorated with flowers and gold border, cup decorated with two scenes with figures: one of a peasant and a woman, the other with a gentleman and lady picking grapes

Markings

Marks: underglaze blue fish.

Provenance

By 1889, Mrs. John H. Thorndike; 1899, bequest of Mrs. John H. Thorndike to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. John H. Thorndike