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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 (.214)): 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm); Diameter (Saucer (.215)): 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.214, .215
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of saucer: crossed swords and S (?) (Meissen factory mark)

Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of cup: crossed swords and i (?), dot between hilts (Meissen factory mark)
George B. McClellan Jr. (until d. 1940; to his wife) ; Mrs. George B. McClellan (1940–42; to MMA)
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