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Meissen porcelain chocolate cup and saucer

Meissen porcelain chocolate cup and saucer

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Currently not on view
Object Name
cup
saucer
date made
1730-1735
maker
Meissen Manufactory
Physical Description
blue (cup color)
blue (saucer color)
polychrome (component surface decoration color name)
wheat sheaves and flowers (joint piece description of decoration)
wheat sheaves and flowers (overall description of decoration)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (cup material)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (saucer material)
Measurements
overall cup: 2 3/4 in x 3 7/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 6.985 cm x 9.8425 cm x 6.985 cm
overall saucer: 1 1/8 in x 5 1/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 13.0175 cm
ID Number
CE.P-47ab
catalog number
P-47ab
accession number
225282
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Industry & Manufacturing
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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