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

Cup and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1740
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup (.29): 2 × 3 in. (5.1 × 7.6 cm);
Saucer (.30): 1 1/8 × 2 1/4 in. (2.9 × 5.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.29, .30
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)

Impressed on cup: 52

Impressed on saucer: 2
George B. McClellan Jr. (until d. 1940; to his wife) ; Mrs. George B. McClellan (1940–42; to MMA)