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Mounted soldier

Factory:
Royal Porcelain Manufactory, Berlin (German, founded 1763)
Factory director:
Wegely period (1751–57)
Date:
ca. 1751–57
Culture:
German, Berlin
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
6 3/4 × 5 3/4 in. (17.1 × 14.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.206
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in gold at each corner of saddlecloth: monogram FRW, crown above

Marking: Impressed on underside of base: [1] 2 / 109 / 3

Painted in underglaze blue on underside of base: [2] W
Baron Max von Goldschmidt-Rothschild , Frankfurt ; [ Stiebel Ltd. , New York, before 1950; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)
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