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Cup and saucer

Tall cup with medallion of Apollo and Daphne in gray and white; ground is deep cobalt blue and net-work pattern in gold outline; gold handle; saucer has two gray medallions; blue ground with gold decoration.

Marks

Marks on both: = hand-drawn mark = 84 NI.

Provenance

1890, gift of Edward Perry Warren (b.1860-d.1928) to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 4, 1890)

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

German, about 1795

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

90.166a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with polychrome and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain