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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Beaker and Saucer

ca. 1725 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Double-handled beaker and saucer of porcelain, possibly matched, and each are decorated with Chinoiserie figures flanked by birds and plants on scrollwork pedestals, and with gilt C-scroll borders to the rim..

Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Beaker
  • Saucer
Materials and techniques
Porcelain, gilded
Brief description
Double-handled beaker and saucer of porcelain, decorated in Ausburg in gilding, probably in the Seuter workshop, made by Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1725.
Physical description
Double-handled beaker and saucer of porcelain, possibly matched, and each are decorated with Chinoiserie figures flanked by birds and plants on scrollwork pedestals, and with gilt C-scroll borders to the rim..
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
Object history
Formerly in the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.37:1, 2-2006

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Record createdApril 21, 2009
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