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1926

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Ink Eraser with Porcelain Handle Ink Eraser, 18th century

This is a ink eraser. It was manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1926. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel, steel, silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Rebekah Pollock and bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane. It is credited Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 1.5 x 2.3 x 14.5 cm (9/16 x 7/8 x 5 11/16in.)

It has the following markings

Unmarked

It is signed

Unsigned

It is inscribed

Uninscribed

Cite this object as

Ink Eraser with Porcelain Handle Ink Eraser, 18th century; Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory (Germany); Germany; porcelain, vitreous enamel, steel, silver; H x W x D: 1.5 x 2.3 x 14.5 cm (9/16 x 7/8 x 5 11/16in.); Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1926-22-517

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