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Table decoration (?)

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Modeler:
Johann Gottlieb Kirchner (German, Merseburg 1706–after 1738 Berlin, active at Meissen 1727–28 and 1731–33)
Date:
ca. 1727–28
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 11 9/16 × 8 5/8 × 3 3/8 in. (29.4 × 21.9 × 8.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.229
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on back at top of lower section: Crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)
[ Gluckselig ; sold for $800 to Wilson (uncomfirmed) ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (by 1949–50; to MMA)
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