Beaker with cover, Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present), Hard-paste porcelain, German, Meissen

Beaker with cover

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1725–30
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. with cover 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.231a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
Marking: (in blue enamel on underside of beaker) crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)
possibly Bouverie family, England ; [ Stiebel Ltd. , New York, 1947; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)