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Snuffbox

Factory:
Royal Porcelain Manufactory (Danish, 1775–present)
Date:
ca. 1775–80
Culture:
Danish, Copenhagen
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, silver gilt
Dimensions:
Length: 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.537
Not on view
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue inside bottom: Three waves (factory mark)
Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)
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