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Cup with "Strohblumen" Pattern Cup

This is a Cup. It is dated ca. 1790 and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Georgiana L. McClellan. It is credited Bequest of Georgiana L. McClellan.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 4.8 × 9.5 × 7.8 cm (1 7/8 × 3 3/4 × 3 1/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside: [1] "T", painted in underglaze blue (Tettau Porcelain Manufactory mark) [2] "321" within dashed border, printed in black on rectangular paper label (McClellan number?)

It is signed

Unsigned

It is inscribed

Uninscribed

Cite this object as

Cup with "Strohblumen" Pattern Cup; porcelain, vitreous enamel; H x W x D: 4.8 × 9.5 × 7.8 cm (1 7/8 × 3 3/4 × 3 1/16 in.); Bequest of Georgiana L. McClellan; 1953-17-16

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