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Woman

Factory:
Royal Porcelain Manufactory, Berlin (German, founded 1763)
Factory director:
Wegely period (1751–57)
Date:
ca. 1755
Culture:
German, Berlin
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.207
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on side of base: [1] W

Impressed on underside of base: [2] 2 / 90 / 50
[ Alex Ball , New York, before 1949; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (by 1949–50; to MMA)
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