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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Imperial Porcelain Manufactory (Vienna, 1744–1864)
Decorator:
Karl Schwemminger (active 1762–1804)
Date:
1793
Culture:
Austrian, Vienna
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup:H. 2-1/4 in. (5.7 cm.), Diam. 2-3/8 in. (6.0 cm.); Saucer: H. 1 in. (2.5 cm.), Diam. 5-1/8 in. (13.0 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.9, .10
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue on underside of each: [1] Shield (factory mark); painted in underglaze blue on foot rim of cup: [2] Two dots; impressed on underside of saucer: [3] 93; impressed on underside of each: [4] 39; painted in brown enamel on underside of each: [5] 28 (decorator's number of Schwemminger); incised on underside of saucer: [6] Star
[ Art market , Dresden, 1935; sold for $35 to McClellan ] ; General George B. McClellan
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