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Teabowl and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Factory director:
Böttger Period (1713–1720)
Decorator:
Decorated by the Hausmaler Ignaz Preissler (1676–1741)
Date:
ca. 1720–25
Culture:
German, Meissen possibly with German, Breslau decoration
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall (teabowl .237): 1 5/8 × 3 1/4 in. (4.1 × 8.3 cm); Diameter (saucer .238): 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.237, .238
Not on view
Marking: Unmarked
Irwin Untermyer (by 1949–64; to MMA)
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