Manufacturer Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, German, founded 1710
  • Soup Plate
Date 1745/1765
Medium hard-paste porcelain, porcelain enamel, gold
Dimensions Overall: 1 3/4 × 9 3/8 inches (4.4 × 23.8 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Ruth Nugent Head in memory of her mother, Anna E. Kresge, and her husband, Henry W. Nugent Head
Accession Number F1985.83.41
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Marks In underglaze blue on center of bottom, Meissen factory mark: crossed swords. [Impressed on bottom on edge near foot ring] 22 (faint).
Darr, Alan Phipps, "European Sculpture and Decorative Arts," Bulletin of the DIA, vol. 62, no. 3, Annual Report 1986, pp. 22-24