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Jar with cover (one of a pair)

Factory:
Royal Porcelain Manufactory, Berlin (German, founded 1763)
Date:
ca. 1775
Culture:
German, Berlin
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 11 1/4 in. (28.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.229a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside: [1] Sceptre (Berlin factory mark)

Incised on underside: [2] 34 and a triangle
Princeton University , New Jersey (until 1925; sold as a pair for $30 to McClellan) ; General George B. McClellan (to his wife) ; by descent, Mrs. George B. McClellan (until 1942; to MMA)
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