Inscription: (in gold, on Minerva's shield, on oval shields in 2 cartouches on cup and on fabric in one cartouche on cover) Monogram SD [Sophie Dorothea, Queen of Prussia (1687-1757)]
Marking:  (in underglaze blue on underside of cup and stand) Crossed swords
 (incised under glaze on underside of cup) N 6 .
 (Former's mark; impressed on inside foot ring of stand) Three dots
 (in underglaze blue on inside outer foot ring of stand) /