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

Cup and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1730
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup (.62): H. 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm.); Diam. 2 3/4 in. (7.0 cm.)
Saucer (.63): H. 1 in. (2.5 cm.); Diam. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.62, .63
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)
[ Herman Ball , Dresden, until August 12, 1927; sold for DM 150 to McClellan ] ; George B. McClellan Jr. (1927–d. 1940; to his wife) ; Mrs. George B. McClellan (1940–42; to MMA)