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Teapot And Lid (Germany), mid-18th century

This is a Teapot and lid. It was manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory. It is dated mid-18th century and we acquired it in 1912. Its medium is enamled and gilt 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 (teapot): 9.7 x 9.6 x 18.1 cm (3 13/16 x 3 3/4 x 7 1/8 in.) H x diam. (lid): 3 x 2.3 cm (1 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Crossed swords in underglaze blue

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Teapot And Lid (Germany), mid-18th century; Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory (Germany); enamled and gilt porcelain; H x W x D (teapot): 9.7 x 9.6 x 18.1 cm (3 13/16 x 3 3/4 x 7 1/8 in.) H x diam. (lid): 3 x 2.3 cm (1 3/16 x 7/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Edward Luckemeyer; 1912-13-12-a,b

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