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Coffeepot Coffeepot

This is a coffeepot. It was manufactured by Carl Thieme Saxonian Porcelain Company. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Wendy Vanderbilt Lehman. It is credited Gift of Wendy Vanderbilt Lehman.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a,b: overall): 15 × 17.5 × 8.5 cm (5 7/8 × 6 7/8 × 3 3/8 in.) H x W x D (a: pot): 12.8 × 17.5 × 8.5 cm (5 1/16 × 6 7/8 × 3 3/8 in.) H x diam. (b: lid): 4.5 × 7.5 cm (1 3/4 × 2 15/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside: [1] cursive "PS" or "SP" interlaced, painted in underglaze blue [2] cursive "Dresden", painted in blue overglaze [3] cursive "Dec 673" / "Depose", painted in blue overglaze [4] "5793", impressed underglaze

It is signed

Unsigned

It is inscribed

Uninscribed

Cite this object as

Coffeepot Coffeepot; Manufactured by Carl Thieme Saxonian Porcelain Company ; porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold; H x W x D (a,b: overall): 15 × 17.5 × 8.5 cm (5 7/8 × 6 7/8 × 3 3/8 in.) H x W x D (a: pot): 12.8 × 17.5 × 8.5 cm (5 1/16 × 6 7/8 × 3 3/8 in.) H x diam. (b: lid): 4.5 × 7.5 cm (1 3/4 × 2 15/16 in.); Gift of Wendy Vanderbilt Lehman; 1992-5-64-a,b

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