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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Imperial Porcelain Manufactory (Vienna, 1744–1864)
Date:
1750–60
Culture:
Austrian, Vienna
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (Cup): 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); Diameter (Saucer): 5 7/16 in. (13.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of his wife, Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.216.44, .45
Not on view
Inscription: Painted in gold at lower corners of each cartouche: T and S

Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: [1] Shield (factory mark)

Incised on underside of cup: 5

Incised on underside of saucer: 3 (?)
R. Thornton Wilson (until 1977; bequeathed to MMA)
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