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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Ludwigsburg Porcelain Manufactory (German, 1758–1824)
Date:
ca. 1760–70
Culture:
German, Ludwigsburg
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .268): 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm); Diameter (saucer .269): 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:
42.205.268, .269
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of each: [1] Crowned interlaced C's (Ludwigsburg factory mark)

Painted in green enamel on underside of saucer: [2] L

Painted in red enamel on underside of cup: [3] Le, dots on either side, slash below

Impressed on underside of cup:[4] 1 SF
[ Art market , Bamberg, 1927; sold for DM 25 to McClellan ] ; George B. McClellan Jr. (until d. 1940; to his wife) ; Mrs. George B. McClellan (1940–42; to MMA)
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