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1941

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Tankard (Germany), ca. 1715

This is a tankard. It was manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory. It is dated ca. 1715 and we acquired it in 1941. Its medium is polished stoneware (böttger ware), gilt brass (mount). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 21.4 × 13.4 cm (8 7/16 × 5 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

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Tankard (Germany), ca. 1715; Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory (Germany); polished stoneware (böttger ware), gilt brass (mount); H x diam.: 21.4 × 13.4 cm (8 7/16 × 5 1/4 in.); 1941-43-1

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