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Eggcup

1920.789 (RS207274)

Description

Porcelain eggcup with deeply scalloped three "leaf" body and gold rim, circular base with gold zigzag dot band, two gold bands on foot, and painted decoration of molded flowers and insects.

Details

Maker
Meissen (Maker)
Date
1740-1760
Inscriptions
Underglaze blue on bottom: crossed swords
Material
glazing (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Eating
Eggcup
eggcups
glazing (coating)
Hand Painted
hand-painted
Molded
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H), 2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.789
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew
GUSN
29263

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