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Beaker and saucer

Beaker and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, painted in the Kakiemon style on a white ground

  • Credit Line:

    From the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection. Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to the V&A, 2006

  • Museum number:

    C.49:1, 2-2006

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 21, shelf 8 []

Physical description

Lobed beaker and saucer of porcelain, painted in the Kakiemon style on a white ground with flowering branches of indianische Blumen and two bamboo shoots, and with a brown-edged and barbed rim.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, painted in the Kakiemon style on a white ground

Marks and inscriptions

'11'
Incised, inside footrim

Object history note

Formerly in the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection.

Descriptive line

Lobed beaker and saucer of porcelain, painted in the Kakiemon style on a white ground, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1730.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Bamboo

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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