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Cup and saucer (trembleuse)

Factory:
Royal Porcelain Manufactory, Berlin (German, founded 1763)
Date:
ca. 1765–70
Culture:
German, Berlin
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .133a, b): 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm); Diameter (saucer .134): 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1894
Accession Number:
94.4.133a, b, .134
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of cup: [1] Sceptre (Berlin factory mark)

Painted in black enamel on underside of cup: [2] Squiggle

Incised on underside of cup: [3] Three conjoined circles

Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of saucer: [4] Sceptre

Incised on underside of saucer: [5] A
Henry G. Marquand (until 1894; to MMA)
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