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Coffee cup and saucer

Coffee cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1735 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted and gilded

  • 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.60:1, 2-2006

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 22, shelf 7 []

Physical description

Coffee cup and saucer of porcelain, each painted and gilded.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1735 (made)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

Crossed swords
In underglaze blue

'30.'
In gilt

Object history note

Formerly in the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection.

Descriptive line

Coffee cup and saucer of porcelain, each painted and gilded, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1735.

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Figure; Flowers; Birds

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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