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Plate

Date:
ca. 1774
Culture:
Chinese with Dutch decoration
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diam. 9 in. (22.9 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain-Export
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.726
Not on view
Inscription: P:M / Antonii / v Leewen / Reg Anglo / Societ (on tomb); GRAFNAALD VAN DEN HEER ANTONI VAN LEEUWENHOEK IN DE OUDE KERK TE DELFT. GEBOREN DEN 24 OCT. 1643. OVERLEDEN 26 AUG: 1722 (sic; actually 1723) (on chute)
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. , New York (until 1879; to MMA)
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