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Teapot

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.197a, b
Not on view
Inscription: In purple on base: 357

Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside: Crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)
[ Art market , Dresden, until 1935; sold to McClellan ] ; George B. McClellan Jr. (until d. 1940; to his wife) ; Mrs. George B. McClellan (1940–42; to MMA)
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