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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Höchst Manufactory (German, 1746–1796)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
German, Höchst
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .250): 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); Diameter (saucer .251): 5 1/8 in. (13 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.250, .251
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: Crowned wheel (Höchst factory mark)
[ Art market , Munich, 1929; sold for DM 20 to McClellan ] ; George B. McClellan Jr. (until d. 1940; to his wife) ; Mrs. George B. McClellan (1940–42; to MMA)
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