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Écuelle with cover and stand

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Date:
ca. 1739
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (écuelle with cover .183a, b): 4 7/16 in. (11.3 cm); Overall (stand .184): 1 1/4 × 6 3/4 in. (3.2 × 17.1 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.101.183a, b, .184
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue enamel on underside of écuelle (.183a):
[1] Crossed swords (Meissen factory mark) / B.P.T. Dresden. 17.39;


Incised under glaze on inside foot ring of stand: (.184):
[2] Five-pointed star (probably former's mark)
Frederick Neuberg ; Irwin Untermyer , New York (until 1964)
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