Cup and saucer

German
about 1740
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

4.6 cm (1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.411a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Cup has very slightly everted rim, footband with gold. Floral spray in inside & rim of arabesques in gold. Outside painted in vivid colors with oriental figures; black insects. Mark: crossed swords & gold device. saucer has very worn gold rim, figures und

Provenance

By 1955, with anonymous donor; 1955, gift of anonymous donor. (Accession date: June 9, 1955)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift