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Cup and saucer

Soft paste. Rose du Barry ground. Two medallions on each piece of fruit and birds, elaborate raised gilding. Mark: (a) [ = multiple hand-drawn marks = ] in blue (b) in gold.

Provenance

By 1912, Miss Ellen F. Moseley; 1924, bequest of Miss Ellen F. Moseley through Mrs. Margaret LeMoyne Wentworth and Miss Helen Freemen Hull to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen F. Mosely

early 18th century

Object Place

England

Accession Number

24.259a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain