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Cup

English
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769), Possibly made by Derby Manufactory, working about 1750-1848 (Derbyshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

6.35 cm (2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.851

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

English, study. Study piece. White, branch type handle, decorated with flowering branches with relief, molded edges. Unmarked.

Provenance

James A. Lewis & Sons Inc, New York. By 1958, Sigmund J. Katz (b. 1897 - d. 1958), New Orleans; 1958, by inheritance to Jessie W. (Mrs. Sigmund J.) Katz (b. 1901 - d. 1988), New Orleans [see note 1]; 1973, on loan to the MFA; 1988, bequest of Mrs. Katz to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] In 1958 Sigmund Katz bequeathed one-half interest in his porcelain collection to the MFA, and one-half life interest to his wife, Jessie Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection