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Pair of candelabra with Meissen bird

Model attributed to Johann Joachim Kändler (German, Fischbach 1706–1775 Meissen)

Manufactory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1750
Culture:
German, Meissen with French, Paris mounts
Medium:
Gilt bronze and porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (overall): 22 in. (55.9 cm) Height (bird): 14 1/2 in. (36.8)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mrs. Robert Lehman, 2006
Accession Number:
2007.90.3, .4
232382

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