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Saucer

Factory:
Imperial Porcelain Manufactory (Vienna, 1744–1864)
Date:
1817
Culture:
Austrian, Vienna
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of his wife, Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.216.40
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed: Opening lines of the libretto of the aria " Mi rivedrai, ti rivedrò" from Rossini's opera Tancredi

Marking: Painted in underglaze blue on underside: [1] Shield (factory mark); impressed on underside: [2] 817 (year mark); [3] 26 (workman's mark)
R. Thornton Wilson (until 1977; bequeathed to MMA)
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