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Four carnival musicians

Factory:
Zurich Pottery and Porcelain Factory (Swiss, founded 1763)
Modeler:
Joseph Nees (active 1758–73)
Date:
ca. 1770
Culture:
Swiss, Zurich
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 7 7/8 in. (20 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.277
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 543
Marking: Impressed inside base near edge: three circles arranged triangularly
Renato Bacchi , Milan (in 1960) ; Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)
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