Tea bowl and Saucer

Chinese export
late 18th century


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

3.3 cm (1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1982.108a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Hard-paste porcelain, “dry” blue enamel and gold edges, probably painted in London; oval medallion on cup exterior and saucer center with script initials RM, pendant from bow, crossed branches below; floral sprig on reverse, husk borders. Unmarked.

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson