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Candelabra with Chinoiserie Figure Candelabra, 18th or 19th century

This is a candelabra. It was manufactured by Mennecy porcelain factory. It is dated 18th or 19th century and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel, bronze, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Howard J. Sachs and Peter G. Sachs. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Howard J. Sachs and Mr. Peter G. Sachs in memory of Miss Edith L. Sachs.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 31.9 x 28.7 x 17cm (12 9/16 x 11 5/16 x 6 11/16in.)

Cite this object as

Candelabra with Chinoiserie Figure Candelabra, 18th or 19th century; Manufactured by Mennecy porcelain factory (France); France; porcelain, vitreous enamel, bronze, gold; H x W x D: 31.9 x 28.7 x 17cm (12 9/16 x 11 5/16 x 6 11/16in.); Gift of Mrs. Howard J. Sachs and Mr. Peter G. Sachs in memory of Miss Edith L. Sachs; 1978-168-76

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