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Tea Bowl and Saucer after Petrus Schenk (1660-1718/9)

Manufacturer: Meissen Porcelain Manufactory

Decorator: Decoration attributed toJohann Georg Funcke

Date: c.1715-1720, decoration attributed to Dresden, c.1715-1720
Dimensions:
Overall (G83.1.762a-b): 4 x 8.5 cm (1 9/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Dresden, Meissen
Object number: G83.1.762a-b
DescriptionBöttger tea bowl and saucer, decorated in iron-red, sepia, blue, pink, green and yellow, with Orientals engaged at various pursuits,with plants and flying insects. It is possibly by J. G. Horoldt.