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Maria Christine Teschen

Manufactory:
Imperial Porcelain Manufactory (Vienna, 1744–1864)
Date:
ca. 1775
Culture:
Austrian, Vienna
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 1 1/8 in. (14.3 x 12.1 x 2.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund, 2009
Accession Number:
2009.427.1
Not on view
These small, highly decorative plaques are representative of the purely Neoclassical porcelain luxury products that were commissioned as mementos for visiting dignitaries and family members or sent as tokens of appreciation.
Private Collection, England (until 2009) ; [ sale, Semely Auctioneers , April 18, 2009; to Manners ] ; [ E. & H. Manners , London, 2009; sold to MMA ]
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