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Sugar bowl with cover

German
about 1719
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Meissen, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 8.7 x 20.5cm (3 7/16 x 8 1/16in.)

Accession Number

1988.348a-b

Medium or Technique

Bottger porcelain with molded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Plain white straight-sided bowl with two ear-shaped scrolled handles. Applied decoration of strapwork and lambrequins. Domed cover with pine cone finial and applied lambrequins and three diaper pattern cartouches with masks.

Provenance

By 1988, with Angela Gräfin von Wallwitz Continental Ceramics, London; 1988, sold by Angela Gräfin von Wallwitz Continental Ceramics to the MFA. (Accession date: September 28, 1988)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund