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Cup and saucer

about 1820–30


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.312a-b

Medium or Technique

Lustreware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

One of a set of eight cups and saucers. Lustre ware. Curved sides, indented bottom, scroll handle. Saucers have small foot rim. Band of pinkish-purple lustre with triangular green leaves and clustered yellow flowers, fine scrolled lines, on cups and in saucers with lower line of color.

Provenance

1959, gift of John S. Newberry to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 14, 1959)

Credit Line

Gift of John S. Newberry