Saucer

Object Number: 
1954.9h
Date: 
ca. 1805
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
saucers: 1 1/8 x 5 3/8 in.
Marks: 
Inscription: stencilled in red on some saucers: "NAST/PARIS' Inscription: printed in gold beneath coat of arms at the center of each saucer: "MENS CONSCIA RECTI"
Description: 
One of a group of 15 porcelain saucers with fissure pattern in red on peach-colored ground; border with stylized plant motif in gilding on white ground on rims of saucers; saucers have coat of arms at center; gilding on saucer rims.
Gallery Label: 
The coat of arms represents the Beekman family; this set most likely was made for Isaac Beekman Cox (1780-1846) and Cornelia Beekman, who were married December 14, 1805.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Bradford Boardman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group