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Coffeepot with "Hausmaler" Decor Coffeepot

This is a coffeepot. It was manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory and Meissen Porcelain Factory and workshop of Bartholomäus Seuter. It is dated 1725–1735 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is porcelain, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

  • Coffeepot Coffeepot
  • hard paste porcelain, vitreous enamel.
  • Gift of Mrs. Edward Luckemeyer.
  • 1912-13-1-a,b

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 20.5 × 14 × 11.5 cm (8 1/16 × 5 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside: [1] "no 40.", painted in peach/rose overglaze [2] two dots, incised underglaze Reverse of lid: [1] "1032 nll [in script] 67.w", painted in black overglaze

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Coffeepot with "Hausmaler" Decor Coffeepot; Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory (Germany), Meissen Porcelain Manufactory (Germany); Workshop of Bartholomäus Seuter (German, 1676 - 1754); Germany; porcelain, gold; H x W x D: 20.5 × 14 × 11.5 cm (8 1/16 × 5 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-633

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