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Title

Two handled beaker and saucer

circa 1740

Artist

Meissen

Germany

1710 -

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Alternate image of Two handled beaker and saucer by Meissen
Alternate image of Two handled beaker and saucer by Meissen
Alternate image of Two handled beaker and saucer by Meissen
Alternate image of Two handled beaker and saucer by Meissen
Alternate image of Two handled beaker and saucer by Meissen
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  • Details

    Date
    circa 1740
    Media category
    Ceramic
    Materials used
    hard-paste porcelain
    Dimensions
    beaker 7.2 x 10.8 x 7.9 cm; saucer 2.9 x 12.9 cm diam; combined height 8.1 cm :

    a - beaker, 7.2 x 10.8 x 7.9 cm

    b - saucer, 2.9 x 12.9 cm

    Credit
    On loan from Kenneth Reed
    Location
    18th c European porcelain
    Accession number
    L2012.46.a-b
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    Artist information
    Meissen

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    The sides are decorated with stylised flowers of the kind known at Meissen as Indianische Blumen (oriental flowers). The purple ground has been erased in an area corresponding exactly to that in which the flowers were subsequently painted.

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