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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1730
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Cup (.101): 2 1/4 × 2 7/8 in. (5.7 × 7.3 cm); Saucer (.102): 1 1/4 × 5 1/4 in. (3.2 × 13.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.101, .102
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside of each: crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)

Painted in black enamel on underside of cup: N=347/ W below (Japanese Palace mark)

Painted in black enamel on underside of saucer: N=346/ W below (Japanese Palace mark)
Johanneum (until 1931 [first sale]; sold for DM 80 to McClellan) ; General George B. McClellan
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