beaker and saucer

manufacturer: Meissen porcelain factory (German, estab. 1710)

circa 1728-circa 1730
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Object Detail

beaker and saucer, painted with a Kauffahrtei of merchants and their wares on a quay, a landscape on the reverse of the beaker, within a gilt cartouche edged with iron red and purple scrollwork, the double handles gilt, gilt scroll and strapwork to the rims.
Maker and role
manufacturer: Meissen porcelain factory (German, estab. 1710)
Production place
Meissen, Germany
Production date
circa 1728-circa 1730
Media description
porcelain, gilt
beaker 70 x 100 x 76 mm
saucer 25 x dia 122 mm
Measurement details
width: 100mm
Credit line
purchased with funds provided by the Nina Stanton 18th Century Porcelain Bequest, 2014
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
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