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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Doccia manufactory
Date:
late 18th century
Culture:
Italian, Florence
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .118): 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm); Diameter (saucer .139): 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Alfred Duane Pell, 1902
Accession Number:
02.6.118, .119
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: [1] 6-pointed star

Incised on underside of cup: [2] y

Incised on underside of saucer: [3] 3
Rev. Alfred Duane Pell (until 1902; to MMA)
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