Pair of beaker vases

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1730
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
each: 14 1/4 × 9 1/4 in. (36.2 × 23.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.141, .142
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of .141:
[1] AR in script (cipher for Augustus Rex);

Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of .142:
[2] Crossed swords (Meissen factory mark)
Irwin Untermyer (by 1956–64; to MMA)