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Chamber candlestick

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1765
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
5 1/2 × 8 1/2 in. (14 × 21.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The George B. McClellan Collection, Gift of Mrs. George B. McClellan, 1941
Accession Number:
42.205.212
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel: Crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)
[ Art market , Paris, until 1925; sold to McClellan ] ; General George B. McClellan (1925–d. 1941; to his wife) ; Mrs. George B. McClellan (1941–42; to MMA)
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