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Tea bowl and saucer

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Kempthorne pattern. Soft-paste porcelain, underglaze blue, green and red enamel with gilding of oriental style flower sprays and diapered borders. Mark: underglaze blue fretted square. Paper labels: "Price L28," "7219/Dr. Wall/Tea Bowl/& Saucer," and two with lengthy text naming pattern and...

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Provenance

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson to the MFA in 1982 (Accession Date: January 13, 1982)

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson

English, about 1765–70

Object Place

England

Dimensions

4.44 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1982.78a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain