Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Saucer (part of a set)

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1735–40
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.82
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside:
[1] Crossed swords (Meissen factory mark);

Painted in gold enamel on underside:
[2] Script E.;
[3] 2;

Impressed inside foot ring:
[4] 2
Fürst Adolph Georg zu Schaumburg-Lippe (until 1930; sale, Galerie Hugo Helbing, Munich, July 11–12, 1930, no. 9; to McClellan); George B. McClellan Jr. (until d. 1940; to his wife) ; Mrs. George B. McClellan (1940–42; to MMA)
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