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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Real Fabrica de Buen Retiro (Spanish)
Date:
ca. 1765
Culture:
Spanish, Madrid
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (Cup .1): 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm); Diameter (Saucer .2): 5 9/16 in. (14.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1947
Accession Number:
47.67.1, .2
Not on view
Inscription: Label pasted inside cup: 5012/13; Buen Retiro; $225

Marking: Painted in gold on bottom of each: Fleur-de-lis (factory mark)
[ Adolf Beckhardt , New York, before 1947; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1947; to MMA)
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