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Cup and saucer

German
about 1720
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

7.94 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.416a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Deep cup, wide footband, flaring lip. Four sprays of raised prunus flowers. “caduceus mark” in blue. Saucer has narrow footband, three sprays of flowers; crossed swords mark.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Anonymous gift