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Buddhist Divinity

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1720–25
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.277.2
Not on view
Inscription: Written in black enamel on underside: 8179

Marking: None
Rosenfeld-Goldschmidt (until 1916; sale, Frederik Muller & Cie, May 9–12, 1916, no. 561); Irwin Untermyer (until 1970; to MMA)
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