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Cup and Saucer with Chinoiserie Vignettes Cup And Saucer, ca. 1770

This is a cup and saucer. It was manufactured by Berlin Porcelain Factory and style of Jacques-Gabriel Huquier and François Boucher. It is dated ca. 1770 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a: cup): 4.4 × 8.9 × 8.3 cm (1 3/4 × 3 1/2 × 3 1/4 in.) H x diam. (b: saucer): 3.2 × 13.7 cm (1 1/4 × 5 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside of cup: [1] scepter, painted in underglaze blue (Royal Porcelain Manufactory Berlin mark) [2] "KO", impressed underglaze [3] numbers (?), impressed underglaze (obscured) Underside of saucer: [1] scepter, painted in underglaze blue (Royal Porcelain Manufactory Berlin mark) [2] "KO" over "32", impressed underglaze

It is signed

Unsigned

It is inscribed

Uninscribed

Cite this object as

Cup and Saucer with Chinoiserie Vignettes Cup And Saucer, ca. 1770; Manufactured by Berlin Porcelain Factory (Germany); Germany; hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold; H x W x D (a: cup): 4.4 × 8.9 × 8.3 cm (1 3/4 × 3 1/2 × 3 1/4 in.) H x diam. (b: saucer): 3.2 × 13.7 cm (1 1/4 × 5 3/8 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-656-a,b

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