Cup and saucer
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)
Object Place: Europe, Germany
Saucer: Height 1 1/4 in, diameter 5 3/8 Cup: Height 3 1/8, width: 3 3/4 in, diameter: 2 7/8 in
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Octagonal with brown rim and “partridge” design in blue, red, green, and gold. Cup has ornamented handle.
Saucer has a paper label of Minerva Antiques, 535 [?] Madison Avenue, New York.
Both marked with cross-swords in underglaze blue on bottom.
October 8, 1942, purchased by Mrs. Arthur F. Hayden from Minerva Antiques, New York; 1945, gift of her husband, Arthur F. Hayden to the MFA
Gift of A. Francis Hayden