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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1765
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (Cup (.183)): 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm); Diameter (Saucer (.184)): 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.183, .184
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)

Impressed on saucer: 52
[ Art market , Dresden, 1935; sold for DM 40 to McClellan ] ; General George B. McClellan
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