Cup and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1740
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .169): 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm);
Diameter (saucer .170): 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:
42.205.169, .170
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)

Painted in red on underside of saucer: 11

Impressed on underside of saucer: 2
[ Frau Elfriede Langeloh , Cologne, until February 1, 1930; sold for DM 200 to McClellan ]; George B. McClellan Jr. (1930–d. 1940; to his wife) ; Mrs. George B. McClellan (1940–42; to MMA)