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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Royal Porcelain Manufactory (Danish, 1775–present)
Decorator:
Decoration attributed to Friedrich Elias Meyer (1723/1724–1785)
Date:
ca. 1785–90
Culture:
Danish, Copenhagen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (Cup): 2 9/16 in. (6.5 cm); Overall (Saucer): 1 5/16 × 5 3/8 in. (3.3 × 13.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of the Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Manufactory Ltd., 1972
Accession Number:
1972.190.3a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue on underside of each: [1] Three waves (factory mark); incised on bottom of each: [2] K
Royal Porcelain Manufactory (until 1972; to MMA)
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