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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1735
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup (.56): 2 7/8 × 2 1/2 in. (7.3 × 6.4 cm); Saucer (.57): 1 × 4 3/4 in. (2.5 × 12.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.56, .57
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)

Painted in gold on underside of each: 32.
[ Art market , Paris, 1928; sold for FF 2,500 to McClellan ] ; General George B. McClellan
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