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Teabowl and saucer

Factory:
Meissen Manufactory (German, 1710–present)
Decorator:
Johann Gregor Höroldt (1696–1775)
Date:
ca. 1723
Culture:
German, Meissen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Teabowl (.389): H. 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.) Saucer (.390): Diam. 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.389, .390
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 533
Inscription: (painted in black on pillar in scene in bowl)
Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)
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