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1 of 2 bucket shaped beakers. Each with two chinoiserie figures, flowers and insects, rims painted brown. With orange robe.

Marks

crossed swords with pommels underglaze blue.

Provenance

By 1965, Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, Bequest of Forsyth Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

German, about 1730

Dimensions

Overall: 8.2 x 8.9 cm (3 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

65.2081

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain