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

Coffee Cup and Saucer

ca. 1735 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

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

Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Coffee Cup
  • Saucer
Materials and techniques
Porcelain painted and gilded
Brief description
Coffee cup and saucer of porcelain, each painted and gilded, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1735.
Physical description
Coffee cup and saucer of porcelain, each painted and gilded.
Marks and inscriptions
  • Crossed swords (In underglaze blue)
  • '30.' (In gilt)
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.60:1, 2-2006

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Record createdApril 22, 2009
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