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Vase

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1730
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.409
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel, faint: AR (cipher for Augustus Rex)
Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)
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