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Cup and saucer

Cup and saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Meissen (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1735-1740 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Meissen porcelain factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hard-paste porcelain with decoration in relief, gilded and painted with enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased through the Bequest of Captain H. B. Murray

  • Museum number:

    C.278&A-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 23, shelf 3 []

Physical description

Cup and saucer of hard-paste porcelain with decoration in relief, gilded and later painted with enamels.

Place of Origin

Meissen (made)

Date

ca. 1735-1740 (made)

Artist/maker

Meissen porcelain factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Hard-paste porcelain with decoration in relief, gilded and painted with enamels

Marks and inscriptions

Crossed swords
In underglaze blue

Descriptive line

Cup and saucer of hard-paste porcelain with decoration in relief, gilded and later painted with enamels outside the factory, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1735-1740

Production Note

Painting added outside the factory

Materials

Hard paste porcelain

Techniques

Relief; Gilded; Painted

Subjects depicted

Lake; Man; Scrollwork; Plum blossom; Castle; Horseman

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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