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Bowl

Date:
ca. 1747
Culture:
Chinese, for Dutch market
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 5/8 × 5 7/8 in. (6.7 × 14.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain-Export
Credit Line:
Bequest of Irwin Untermyer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.28.141
Not on view
The bowl commemorates the election of William Charles Henry Friso (William IV, 1711–1751) as stadholder of Holland in 1747.
Inscription: Inscribed in cartouche: W:C:H:F. / verkooren tot / Stadhouder / 1747
Irwin Untermyer (until 1973; bequeathed to MMA)
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