Tea Bowl and Saucer with "Hausmaler" Decor Tea Bowl And Saucer
This is a tea bowl and saucer. It was manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated 1720–1730 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is hard paste porcelain, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
It is credited
Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.
Its dimensions are
H x diam. (a: cup): 4.3 × 7.5 cm (1 11/16 × 2 15/16 in.) H x diam. (b: saucer): 2.3 × 13 cm (7/8 × 5 1/8 in.)
It has the following markings
Underside of cup:  double crossed swords, painted in blue overglaze (Meissen Porcelain Manufactory mark)  line, incised underglaze Underside of saucer:  two lines, painted in a peach/rose color overglaze (very faded)  line, incised underglaze
It is signed
It is inscribed
Cite this object as
Tea Bowl and Saucer with "Hausmaler" Decor Tea Bowl And Saucer; Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory (Germany); Germany; hard paste porcelain, gold; H x diam. (a: cup): 4.3 × 7.5 cm (1 11/16 × 2 15/16 in.) H x diam. (b: saucer): 2.3 × 13 cm (7/8 × 5 1/8 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-636-a,b