Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)
Object Place: Europe, Germany
2.9 x 23.8 cm (1 1/8 x 9 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard paste porcelain, polychrome enamel decoration, gilding
Not On View
Within reserves bordered by puce and yellow colored rococo cartouches are naturalistically painted scenes of animals on abbreviated plateau, birds on small trees or branches.
crossed swords in underglaze blue, impressed numeral 56.
By 1965, Antique Porcelain Company, New York; October 20, 1965, sold by the Antique Porcelain Company to William Appleton Coolidge (b. 1901 - d. 1992), Topsfield and Cambridge, MA; 1993, bequest of William Appleton Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 27, 1993)
Bequest of William A. Coolidge