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Cup and saucer

Heavy paste' Cup has curved sides, small foot rim, angular handle with pointed tips and brown edges. Painted with flower bouquets, rose predominating, and sprays; rown rims. Mark; Crossed swords, two stars, in blue on each; incised B & 7 on cup, g on saucer. See 1903.400a-b

Credit Line

Bequest of George Washington Wales

German, 18th century (?)

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Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain




Ceramics, Porcelain