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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1740
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (Cup (.10a)): 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); Diameter (Saucer (.10b)): 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.126.10a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed swords (in underglaze blue, on each) (Meissen factory mark)
[2] Z. (in gold, on each)
[3] 23 (impressed, on saucer)
[4] Two parallel slashes (incised on inside foot rim of cup)
[ Stoner & Evans , London, 1910; sold to MMA]
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