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Tureen and Cover

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White oval two-handled tureen, pierced and molded with rococo-scrolls, the handles as female busts with feathered headdress, the sides with putti holding garlands and drapery, the cover with putti supporting the Saxon crown, on winged eagle and paw feet.

Marks

blue crossed swords mark

Provenance

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

German, about 1735

Dimensions

Width: 25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1097a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain