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Teabowl and saucer

Factory:
Zurich Pottery and Porcelain Factory (Swiss, founded 1763)
Date:
ca. 1770
Culture:
Swiss, Zurich
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (Teabowl): 2 in. (5.1 cm); Diameter (Saucer): 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1894
Accession Number:
94.4.160, .161
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue on bottom of teabowl: [1] Crossed Z (factory mark); painted in underglaze blue on bottom of saucer: [2] Crossed Z, two dots below (factory mark and code mark, purpose uncertain); incised on bottom of teabowl: [3] K, a vertical line at right
Henry G. Marquand , New York (until 1894; to MMA)
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