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Cup and saucer

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Shell form; white and gold outside, gold inside; raised beads in unburnished gold around bottom of cup.

Provenance

Florence. Mr. George Washington Wales; 1895, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales

Object Place

Russia (?)

Dimensions

9.3 cm (3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.459a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain