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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Kloster-Veilsdorf Porcelain Manufactory (German, 1760–present)
Date:
ca. 1770
Culture:
German, Thuringia, Kloster-Veilsdorf
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .261): 2 in. (5.1 cm); Diameter (saucer .262): 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.261, .262
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: [1] Monogram CV with two dots (Kloster-Veilsdorf factory mark)

Incised on underside of cup: [2] 82 or B2
Trumbull-Prime, Princeton University (until 1925; sold for $5.00 to McClellan) ; General George B. McClellan (1925–42; to MMA)
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