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1940

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Plate (Germany), 1920–40

This is a plate. It was manufactured by Zeh, Scherzer & Co.. It is dated 1920–40 and we acquired it in 1996. Its medium is glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Victor Wiener. It is credited Gift of Victor Wiener.

Its dimensions are

height 2.4, diameter 18.9 centimeters

It has the following markings

On underside of plate in green "Z.S.&Co" sitting over a wavy line that in turn sits over "BAVARIA". Painted in black, "37".

Cite this object as

Plate (Germany), 1920–40; Manufactured by Zeh, Scherzer & Co. (Germany); glazed porcelain; height 2.4, diameter 18.9 centimeters; Gift of Victor Wiener; 1996-18-117

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