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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1735
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup (.393): H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) Saucer (.394): Diam. 5 1/8 in. (13.0 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.393, .394
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
Marking: (in underglaze blue on underside of each) crossed swords
[ S. Berges until 1942; to Sheafers ] ; Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)
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