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Shaped box

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Decorator:
Attributed to Christian Friedrich Herold (1700–1779)
Date:
1725–30
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, gold
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 15/16 × 3 1/8 × 4 7/8 in. (4.9 × 7.9 × 12.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.170
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on inside bottom of box:
[1] Crossed swords (Meissen factory mark);
[2] K.P.M. (mark of Königliche Porzellan Manufaktur)
Madame de Polès , Paris (until 1936; sale, Galerie Jean Charpentier, Paris, November 17–18, 1936, no. 78); Duckwall ; Irwin Untermyer (by 1956–64; to MMA)
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