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Cup and saucer

Cup has flaring rim & narrow baseband, gold banded. Two shaped panels framed in gold lines with floral & scroll work, mask above, in orange & purple (1) seascape in dark bistre (2) group of men on shore. Floral design with red circles inside. Mark on bot

Provenance

By 1955, with anonymous donor; 1955, gift of anonymous donor. (Accession date: June 9, 1955)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

German, about 1725

Accession Number

55.414a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain