Cup and saucer

English
about 1750
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

5.08 cm (2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.676a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Cup and saucer with fluted edge with brown. Cup has harbor scene, classic ruin on sides, small quay scene in center. Saucer quay scene with bridge and landscape. Insect and flowers. Peach fluorescence.

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