Tea bowl and saucer

German
about 1730
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Other (Part A): 7.6 x 4.1 cm (3 x 1 5/8 in.) Other (Part B): 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.395a-b

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Oriental form; decorated in Chinese style, with gold over blue, flowers and birds. Mark = hand drawn mark= [in blue].

Inscription

Wales collection paper label.

Markings

Crossed swords in underglaze blue.

Provenance

George Washington Wales (b. 1895 - d. 1896), Boston; 1903, bequest of George Washington Wales to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 15, 1903)

Credit Line

Bequest of George Washington Wales