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Dog Figure, 1741

This is a Figure. It was manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory. It is dated 1741 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is porcelain, overglaze enameling and gilding. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 22.3 x 12 x 22 cm (8 3/4 x 4 3/4 x 8 11/16in.)

It has the following markings

Faint crossed swords in blue on unglazed bottom

Cite this object as

Dog Figure, 1741; Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory (Germany); Germany; porcelain, overglaze enameling and gilding; H x W x D: 22.3 x 12 x 22 cm (8 3/4 x 4 3/4 x 8 11/16in.); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1949-17-1

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