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Cup and saucer

Cup is mug-shaped and plain white inside, with landscape of ruined archway, trees etc., in black on outside; in a square field; also rich gold scrolls over rest of body; the saucer has a landscape with cattle, water, boats, trees etc., in black on outside

Provenance

1884, gift of Caroline Louise Williams French, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 15, 1884)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss C. L. French

about 1800

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

84.5a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain