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Figure in the form of a seated man (one of a pair)

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Modeler:
Johann Friedrich Eberlein (German, 1695–1749)
Date:
1735–40
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.43
Not on view
Inscription: Sticker on underside: S.L. 4346.193/ Untermyer

Marking: In underglaze blue on underside: Crossed swords, line between hilts (Meissen factory mark)
von Geldern ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (by 1956–64; to MMA)
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