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Teacup

Teacup

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1722-30 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain (Böttger porcelain) with moulded and applied decoration in relief

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr R. H. Ley

  • Museum number:

    C.247-1913

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 22, shelf 8

Physical description

Teacup of hard-paste porcelain (Böttger porcelain), with moulded and applied plum blossom in relief.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1722-30 (made)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain (Böttger porcelain) with moulded and applied decoration in relief

Marks and inscriptions

The staff of Aesculapius
In blue

Dimensions

Height: 4 cm

Descriptive line

Teacup, hard-paste porcelain (Böttger porcelain) with moulded and applied decoration, made by Meissen porcelain factory, Germany, ca. 1722-30

Production Note

Attribution from the manuscript catalogue dates from about 1970 and was compiled by William Hutton of the Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio.

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Moulded; Applied work

Subjects depicted

Prunus blossoms

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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