Cup

English
about 1745
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

7.62 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

1988.680

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Beaker with lobed and flaring sides and scalloped rim. Molded and applied sprays of tea flowers and leaves spiral around the body. Like 1988.678-.679 but all white. Peach and peach overcast fluorescence.

Markings

Mark: crown and trident in underglaze blue

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection