Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Saucer (part of a coffee service)

Factory:
Nymphenburg Porcelain Manufactory (German, 1747–present)
Date:
early 19th century
Culture:
German, Nymphenburg
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 5 9/16 in. (14.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of George White Thorne, 1883
Accession Number:
83.1.9
Not on view
Marking: Impressed: [1] Shield (Nymphenburg factory mark)

Incised, flanking shield: [2] K and I, slash below
George White Thorne , New York (until d. 1883; bequeathed to MMA)
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