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Porcelain cup with saucer

Meissen (Germany) , 1740 – 1745

porcelain, painting, gilt

cup: height 6,5 cm

saucer: diameter 13,3 cm

MAA Inv. No. 8534

Decorated with the Rococo representation of landscape, manufactured in Meissen (Germany) the oldest European porcelain manufacture; at the time when painter J.G. Hörold and sculptor-modeller J. Kändler worked there; these artists made Meissen porcelain famous between 1740 and 1745.