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Cup and saucer

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Deep cup with flaring rim & double footband. Sides with raised prunus flowers. Saucer has single footband; both marked N-397 over W (inventory mark of Johanneum Museum).

Provenance

Japanese Palace inventory number 397, from the Japanese Palace Collection at Dresden. F. Hurlbutt, No.2323. By 1955, with anonymous donor; 1955, gift of anonymous donor. (Accession date: June 9, 1955)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

German, about 1720

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

Cup: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.); Saucer 13.6 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.419a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain