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Sugar bowl and cover

German
about 1750
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

9.2 x 10.5 x 9 cm (3 5/8 x 4 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2089a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Quatrefoil oval shape purple mosaic ground, cover and bowl sectioned gold work and reserves of figures in landscape in the manner of Watteau. Flower finial. Mark: crossed swords in blue. Decorator’s mark in gold [inscription] See 65.2087-88.

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection