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1912

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Cup And Saucer (Germany), mid-18th century

This is a Cup and saucer. It was manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory. It is dated mid-18th century and we acquired it in 1912. Its medium is porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. Edward Luckemeyer.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a): 4.7 x 8.2 x 9.8 cm (1 7/8 x 3 1/4 x 3 7/8 in.) H x diam. (b): 3 x 13.6 cm (1 3/16 x 5 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

underglaze blue: double crossed swords; incised underglaze marks: "4" on cup; "4" on saucer

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Cup And Saucer (Germany), mid-18th century; Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory (Germany); porcelain; H x W x D (a): 4.7 x 8.2 x 9.8 cm (1 7/8 x 3 1/4 x 3 7/8 in.) H x diam. (b): 3 x 13.6 cm (1 3/16 x 5 3/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Edward Luckemeyer; 1912-13-14-a,b

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