Cup and saucer

1780–85
Made at Tournai Manufactory


Object Place: Europe, Tournai, Belgium

Dimensions

6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.1344a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White, with three irregular reserves filled with gold scale pattern. Green border. Gold bunches of flowers, and the arms of the Bishop of Arras in polychrome. Wrong E A B May, 1911.

Markings

Crossed swords in gold underglaze

Provenance

By 1911, Dudley Leavitt Pickman (b. 1850 - d. 1938), Boston [see note]; 1934, gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 6, 1934)

NOTE: First lent to the MFA on May 19, 1911.

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman