University Museums

Title: Covered Coffee can and Saucer
Name: Covered Coffee can and Saucer
Date: Late 19th century
Medium: Porcelain
Country/Culture: Switzerland
Dimensions: 2 7/16 × 2 1/2 in. (6.2 × 6.4 cm) 1 1/16 × 5 × 2 1/2 in. (2.7 × 12.7 × 6.4 cm)
Marks: In blue enamel, this mark in underglaze blue was used by Zurich porcelin which was made 1763-1790 in Switzerland. It is unlikely this is actual Zurich produce.
Classification: Decorative Arts, Ceramics
Credit Line: Gift of Ann and Henry Brunnier. In the Ann and Henry Brunnier Collection, Brunnier Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: 2.6.105ab