Covered Sugar Bowl from Part Coffee Service
about 1723, decorated about 1725–30
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)
Object Place: Meissen, Germany
Overall: 10.4 x 10.2 cm (4 1/8 x 4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration
Not On View
Part of a Coffee Service (65.2076a-b - 65.2080). The circular sugar bowl has a domed lid and a ball finial. Painted with chinoiserie figures depicting the brewing and drinking of tea or coffee or the smoking of pipes.
crossed swords with pommels in underglaze blue.
Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection