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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Vienna
Factory director:
Du Paquier period (1718–1744)
Date:
ca. 1720–25
Culture:
Austrian, Vienna
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup (.274): 2 7/8 × 3 3/8 in. (7.3 × 8.6 cm); Saucer (.275): Diameter: 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.274, .275
Not on view
Inscription: Label on underside of saucer, now removed: Guarantee/Ginsburg & Levy/815 Madison Av., N.Y., 22193 [two indistinct marks]/Venice/ca. 1720 in blue ink

Marking: Unmarked
[ Ginsburg & Levy, Inc. , New York, before 1950; sold for $200 to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)
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