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Cup and saucer

Bamboo(?) flowers and roosters after the Chinese style, painted in a peculiar reddish pink. 03.226-230 belong to tea service. No mark.

Inscription

Paper label: "WALES / Doccia / 919 4c-s / e"

Provenance

By 1903, George Washington Wales; Bequest of George Washington Wales to the MFA (Accession date: January 15, 1903).

Credit Line

Bequest of George Washington Wales

Italian, 1780

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

03.226a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain