Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cup and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1730
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup (.105): 2 × 3 in. (5.1 × 7.6 cm); Saucer (.106): 1 1/8 × 5 1/2 in. (2.9 × 14 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.105, .106
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)
[ Art market , Dresden, 1941; sold for DM 180 to McClellan ] ; General George B. McClellan
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