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Five-light candelabrum

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Modeler:
Johann Joachim Kändler (German, Fischbach 1706–1775 Meissen)
Date:
1736
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm.); Base sq. 10 in. (25.4 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund, the Howard Bayne Fund and Anderson and Rush Gift, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.167
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
[ sale, Christie's, London , October 5, 1987, no. 183 ] ; [ Armin B. Allen , London, 1988; sold to MMA ]
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