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Two-Handled Covered Cup

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Cup and cover. Soft paste. Double handled pail shaped cup, convex moldings at base middle and rim. Cover and cup decorated with 'Korean' motifs of bale of hay and little flowers with 5 petals; matching cover with leaf and flowers finial over round hole. No mark.

Marks

none

Provenance

By 1965, Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

French, about 1730–40

Dimensions

Overall: 7.1 x 9.8 x 7.3 cm (2 13/16 x 3 7/8 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.1932a-b

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed soft-paste porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain