Teabowl and saucer

Factory: Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date: ca. 1715–20, decorated ca. 1720–30
Culture: German, Meissen with gold and enamel decoration applied in Paris
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions: Teabowl (.23): H. 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm.); Saucer (.24): Diam. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm.)
Classification: Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line: Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number: 50.211.23, .24

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