Part of a Coffee Service (65.2076a-b - 65.2080). The waste bowl has a slightly everted rim. Painted with chinoiserie figures depicting the brewing and drinking of tea or coffee or the smoking of pipes.
crossed swords with pommels in underglaze blue; incised slash in footring.
By 1965, Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection
German, about 1723, decorated about 1725–30
- Made at Meissen Manufactory, Germany