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1930

  • Work on this object began.

1931

  • Work on this object ended.

1992

  • We acquired this object.

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Sugar Bowl And Lid (Germany), 1930–31

This is a Sugar bowl and lid. It was designed by Hermann Gretsch and manufactured by Arzberg Porzellanfabrik. It is dated 1930–31 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was fund: Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund. It is credited Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund.

Its dimensions are

7.5 x 14 cm (2 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Printed in green script on underside of base: "Porzenllanfrabrik Arzberg/arzberg (Bayern)"

Cite this object as

Sugar Bowl And Lid (Germany), 1930–31; Designed by Hermann Gretsch (German, 1895–1950); porcelain; 7.5 x 14 cm (2 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.); Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund; 1992-10-2-a,b

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