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Cup and saucer

early 18th century
Possibly by Coalport


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

6 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.259a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Soft paste. Rose du Barry ground. Two medallions on each piece of fruit and birds, elaborate raised gilding. Mark: (a) [ = multiple hand-drawn marks = ] in blue (b) in gold.

Provenance

By 1912, Miss Ellen F. Moseley; 1924, bequest of Miss Ellen F. Moseley through Mrs. Margaret LeMoyne Wentworth and Miss Helen Freemen Hull to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen F. Mosely