Cup and saucer (part of a set), Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present), Hard-paste porcelain, German, Meissen

Cup and saucer (part of a set)

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1765
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .29a): 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm); Diameter (saucer .29b): 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1894
Accession Number:
94.4.29a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: [1] Crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)

Impressed on underside of cup: [2] 52

Impressed on underside of saucer: [3] 62 (?)
Henry G. Marquand (until 1894; to MMA)