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Coffeepot

Manufactory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Factory director:
Böttger Period (1713–1720)
Decorator:
Decoration attributed to Ignaz Bottengruber (active ca. 1720–ca. 1730, Breslau, ca. 1728–30)
Date:
ca. 1715–30
Culture:
German, Meissen and Breslau
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 8 5/8 x 5 7/16 x 4 5/8 in. (21.9 x 13.8 x 11.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.17a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
Marking: Incised: X
Dr. Ludwig Darmstaedter (until 1925; sale, Rudolph Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus, Berlin, 1925, no. 406); Otto Blohm ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)
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