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Clock with Figure of Pu T' ai Ho-Shang (Chinese god of contentment) Clock, 1740–45

This is a Clock. It was made by Mennecy porcelain factory. It is dated 1740–45 and we acquired it in 1967. Its medium is soft-paste porcelain, enamel, brass, steel, glass, gilt bronze. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 28.9 x 21 cm (11 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

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Clock with Figure of Pu T' ai Ho-Shang (Chinese god of contentment) Clock, 1740–45; Made by Mennecy porcelain factory (France); France; soft-paste porcelain, enamel, brass, steel, glass, gilt bronze; H x W: 28.9 x 21 cm (11 3/8 x 8 1/4 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1967-48-123

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