Manufacturer Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, German, founded 1710
  • Peony Dish
Date ca. 1746
Medium hard-paste porcelain, enamel, gold
Dimensions Overall: 2 3/8 × 9 3/4 × 8 7/8 inches (6 × 24.8 × 22.5 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 F1985.93.2
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Decorative Arts S3B, Level 3 (see map)
Marks Marks, underglaze blue: [crossed swords]
Ruth Nugent Head;
1985-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Darr, Alan Phipps. "European Sculpture and Decorative Arts." Bulletin of the DIA: Annual Report 62, no. 3 (1986): pp. 22-24.