Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Turkish woman

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Modeler:
Johann Joachim Kändler (German, Fischbach 1706–1775 Meissen)
Date:
ca. 1750
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edward C. Post, 1930
Accession Number:
30.58.6a, b
Not on view
Marking: In underglaze blue: Crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)
Wright E. Post , New York ; Edward C. Post , New York (until d. 1915; bequeathed to MMA)
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