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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1760
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (Cup (.161)): 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); Diameter (Saucer (.162)): 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.161, .162
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)
[ Art market , Paris, 1930; sold for FF 850 to McClellan ] ; General George B. McClellan
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