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Cup and saucer

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Clear white, with fine gold pattern around interior of the handled cup, also a bunch of flowers on the bottom; on the outside a landscape with woman and dog; on the saucer a landscape with four figures.

Marks

Meissen factory mark

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Louise Williams French

German (Meissen), 1770

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with polychrome decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain