Cup and saucer

German
about 1740
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Cup: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.); Saucer: 13.4 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

34.1350a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White, painted with a coat-of-arms. Basket work edge with pink medallions.

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