Each (saucer): 5 3/8 x 1 1/8 in. (13.7 x 2.9 cm)
stencilled: in red on some saucers: "NAST/PARIS' printed: in gold beneath coat of arms at center of each saucer: "MENS CONSCIA RECTI"
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.
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.
Gift of Mrs. Bradford Boardman
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