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Beaker with cover

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1725–30
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.487a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
Inscription: Initials: F.A.R.P.E.S [Frederick Augustus (1670-1733), Elector of Saxony (1694) and King Augustus II of Poland (1697)]
Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)
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