Meissen factory / Tea Pot / c. 1723-24Meissen factory
Tea Pot
c. 1723-24

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Creator Name: Meissen Porcelain Manufactory
Creator Nationality: German
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1720 - 1771
Biography: the first and for half a century the best in Europe. It set a high standard which was emulated everywhere, even in China. Founded in 1710 as the Royal Saxon Porcelain Manufacture by Augustus the Strong, Elector of Saxony and King of Poland, at Meissen, near Dresden.
Creator Name-CRT: Meissen factory
Title: Tea Pot
Title Type: Primary
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Creation Start Date: 1723
Creation End Date: 1724
Creation Date: c. 1723-24
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Ceramic
Materials and Techniques: Porcelain
Dimensions: Overall: 14cm
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1998.417.a
ID Number: 1998.417.b
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Howard L. Ginaven
AMICA ID: CMA_.1998.417.a-b
AMICA Library Year: 2002
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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