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Cup and saucer

Spirally molded surface with painted decoration in blue. Floral motif. Cup repaired- chip on edge. Imitation of Meissen mark. Soft paste.

Provenance

From a Public House at Mendon, Suffolk. By 1923, with Gill & Reigate, London; 1923, sold by Gill & Reigate to the MFA for $1,480 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: December 6, 1923) NOTES: [1] MFA accession numbers 23.612-619, 621-628 were purchased together for $1,480.

Credit Line

Purchased from Gill and Reigate from the Alice and Helen Colburn Fund

1762–81

Object Place

Tournai, Belgium

Accession Number

23.622a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain