Tea bowl and Saucer

German
about 1735
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

Tea bowl: 4.1 cm (1 5/8 in.); Saucer: 12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.412a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Cup has very slightly everted rim, brown line, narrow foothand. Sides yellow with shaped white panels in purple lines of flowers in Kakiemon taste, sprays of flowers between in same colors: orange, green & blue. Tiny flower inside. Crossed swords in blue

Markings

Underglaze blue crossed swords on cup and saucer

Provenance

By 1955, with anonymous donor; 1955, gift of anonymous donor. (Accession date: June 9, 1955)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift