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Cup and saucer

Italian
about 1770-1800
Possibly made by Doccia Manufactory (Italy)


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5cm (2 9/16in.) Other (Part A): 5.5cm (2 3/16in.)

Accession Number

03.230a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, iron-red enamel, gilding

On View

Ann and Graham Gund Gallery (Gallery LG31)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Cylindrical cup with C-shaped, segmental handle. Decorated with iron- red cockerels. 03.226-230 belong to tea service.

Markings

red mark 16 or 91

Provenance

By 1903, George Washington Wales; Bequest of George Washington Wales to the MFA (Accession date: January 15, 1903).

Credit Line

Bequest of George Washington Wales