Cup and saucer

about 1760
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.1349a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Blue scale pattern with white reserves painted with polychrome fruit and flowers. Modern E A B May, 1911.

Markings

Crossed swords in blue.

Provenance

By 1911, Dudley Leavitt Pickman (b. 1850 - d. 1938), Boston [see note]; 1934, gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 6, 1934)

NOTE: First lent to the MFA on May 19, 1911.

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman