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ICE CUP FROM THE BERLIN SERVICE

Made by: Königliche Porzellan Manufaktur (Manufacturer)

On view in: Russian Porcelain Room


About this object

The foot and body of ice cup are decorated with bands of laurel leaves in relief that had been painted in naturalistic tones of green, pale yellow, cream and maroon for enhancement. At the top the ice cup is ornamented with a scale patter in gold and maroon. The handle, in the shape of a twig, is gilded.

Object name:
ICE CUP FROM THE BERLIN SERVICE
Made from:
Hard-paste porcelain
Made in:
Berlin, Germany
Date made:
1772
Size:
6.4 × 8.3 × 6 cm (2 1/2 × 3 1/4 × 2 3/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
2007.8
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Gift of Kathleen Durdin, 2007.