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Meissen figure: allegory of the seasons (autumn)

Physical Description:
blue (overall color)
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 5/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 2 5/8 in; 14.2875 cm x 8.89 cm x 6.6675 cm
Object Name:
figurine
Date made:
ca 1745-1755
1745-1755
Credit Line:
Dr. Hans Syz
ID Number:
CE.78.429
Catalog number:
78.429
Accession number:
1978.2185
Collector/donor number:
328
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Meissen tea bowl and saucer

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
medallion and birds (joint piece description of decoration)
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
underglaze blue, brown glaze, polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
east Asian / European (overall style)
Measurements:
bowl: 1 5/8 in; 4.1275 cm
saucer: 4 3/4 in; 12.065 cm
overall tea bowl: 1 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 6.35 cm
overall saucer: 1 in x 4 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
bowl, tea
saucer
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1740
1740
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1984.1140.12ab
Catalog number:
1984.1140.12ab
Accession number:
1984.1140
Collector/donor number:
494ab
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Meissen tureen, cover, and stand

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
blue (overall color)
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 15 1/4 in; 38.735 cm
overall: 2 7/8 in x 15 1/8 in x 10 1/2 in; 7.3025 cm x 38.4175 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
stand
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1760
1760
ID Number:
1992.0427.20B
Accession number:
1992.0427
Catalog number:
1992.0427.20B
Collector/donor number:
350
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Meissen plate

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
painted in polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
European fruits and flowers (overall style)
blue underglaze (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/4 in; 26.035 cm
overall: 1 1/2 in x 10 1/4 in; 3.81 cm x 26.035 cm
Object Name:
plate
Object Type:
plate
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1763-1774
1763-1774
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1993.0447.01
Accession number:
1993.0447
Catalog number:
1993.0447.01
Collector/donor number:
1A
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Meissen soup plate: one of a pair

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
European fruits and flowers (overall style)
blue underglaze (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 8 7/8 in; 22.5425 cm
overall: 1 3/4 in x 8 7/8 in; 4.445 cm x 22.5425 cm
Object Name:
plate, soup
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1763-1774
1763-1774
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1993.0447.02
Accession number:
1993.0447
Catalog number:
1993.0447.02
Collector/donor number:
2A
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Meissen miniature vase

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
blue (overall color)
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
floral and animal (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/4 in; 9.525 cm
overall: 3 3/4 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 11/16 in; 9.525 cm x 6.6675 cm x 4.28625 cm
Object Name:
vase, miniature
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1750
1750
ID Number:
1989.0715.20
Accession number:
1989.0715
Catalog number:
1989.0715.20
Collector/donor number:
288
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Meissen plate (Hausmaler)

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
blue underglaze (overall color)
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
Polychrome and gold (overall color)
pastoral scene (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/4 in; 20.955 cm
overall: 1 1/16 in x 8 5/16 in; 2.69875 cm x 21.11375 cm
Object Name:
plate
Object Type:
plate
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1725-1730
1725-1730
Credit Line:
Dr. Hans Syz
ID Number:
1987.0896.43
Catalog number:
1987.0896.43
Accession number:
1987.0896
Collector/donor number:
376
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Meissen bowl

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
white (overall color)
in the style of Boettger porcelain (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 6 in; 7.62 cm x 15.24 cm
overall: 3 1/8 in x 6 in; 7.9375 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
bowl
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1725-1735
1725-1735
ID Number:
1979.0120.05
Catalog number:
1979.0120.05
Accession number:
1979.0120
Collector/donor number:
1090
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Meissen leaf dish

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels (overall color)
cabbage leaf (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 10 3/8 in; 26.3525 cm
overall: 2 3/16 in x 10 7/16 in x 8 in; 5.55625 cm x 26.51125 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
dish, leaf
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1740-1745
1740-1745
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
Credit Line:
Dr. Hans Syz
ID Number:
1987.0896.07
Catalog number:
1987.0896.07
Accession number:
1987.0896
Collector/donor number:
1341
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Meissen figure group: a pair of young lovers

Maker:
Royal Porcelain Factory  Search this
Physical Description:
blue (overall color)
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in; 16.51 cm
overall: 6 1/2 in x 3 9/16 in x 2 3/8 in; 16.51 cm x 9.04875 cm x 6.0325 cm
Object Name:
figurine, group
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1750
Date made:
1774-1780
Credit Line:
From the Hans Syz Collection
ID Number:
CE.65.385
Catalog number:
65.385
Collector/donor number:
107
Accession number:
262623
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Meissen tankard (Hausmaler)

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
blue underglaze (overall color)
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome (overall color)
Hausmaler (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in; 14.605 cm
overall: 5 3/4 in x 6 in x 4 1/16 in; 14.605 cm x 15.24 cm x 10.31875 cm
Object Name:
tankard
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1730
1730
Credit Line:
Dr. Hans Syz
ID Number:
1987.0896.40
Catalog number:
1987.0896.40
Accession number:
1987.0896
Collector/donor number:
953
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Meissen teapot and cover (Hausmaler)

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
black (Schwarzlot) and gold (overall color)
battle scenes (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/4 in; 10.795 cm
overall: 4 5/16 in x 6 1/4 in x 4 1/8 in; 10.95375 cm x 15.875 cm x 10.4775 cm
Object Name:
teapot
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1715-1720
1715-1720
ID Number:
1987.0896.42ab
Catalog number:
1987.0896.42ab
Accession number:
1987.0896
Collector/donor number:
859
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Meissen coffee pot and cover

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels (overall color)
Kakiemon (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in; 22.86 cm
overall: 8 7/8 in x 6 1/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 22.5425 cm x 15.5575 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
coffeepot
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1740
1740
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0565.33ab
Catalog number:
1983.0565.33ab
Accession number:
1983.0565
Collector/donor number:
406ab
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Meissen Böttger porcelain coffee pot (Hausmaler)

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
gilt (overall production method/technique)
chinoiserie (joint piece style)
Measurements:
overall: 6 7/8 in; 17.4625 cm
overall: 7 1/16 in x 4 7/8 in x 3 11/16 in; 17.93875 cm x 12.3825 cm x 9.36625 cm
Object Name:
coffeepot
Date made:
1715-1720
ca 1715-1720
Credit Line:
Hans C. Syz Collection
ID Number:
CE.66.170ab
Catalog number:
66.170ab
Collector/donor number:
611
Accession number:
270694
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Meissen stand for a tureen

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
floral (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/2 in x 15 in; 26.67 cm x 38.1 cm
overall: 2 3/4 in x 14 7/8 in x 10 5/8 in; 6.985 cm x 37.7825 cm x 26.9875 cm
Object Name:
stand
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1750
1750
ID Number:
CE.245497.4
Catalog number:
245497.4
Accession number:
245497
Collector/donor number:
1224
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Meissen teapot and cover

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
white (overall color)
vine pattern applied in relief (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/8 in; 10.4775 cm
overall: 4 1/8 in x 7 1/4 in x 4 1/4 in; 10.4775 cm x 18.415 cm x 10.795 cm
Object Name:
teapot
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1740-1750
1740-1750
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1987.0896.05ab
Catalog number:
1987.0896.05ab
Accession number:
1987.0896
Collector/donor number:
1216ab
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Meissen Böttger porcelain cup

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste Boettger porcelain (overall material)
painted in onglaze gold (overall color)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
gilt (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in; 7.62 cm
overall: 3 in x 2 15/16 in x 2 5/8 in; 7.62 cm x 7.46125 cm x 6.6675 cm
Object Name:
cup
Date made:
1713-1720
ca 1713-1720
Credit Line:
Hans C. Syz Collection
ID Number:
1983.0565.69
Catalog number:
1983.0565.69
Accession number:
1983.0565
Collector/donor number:
1110
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Meissen miniature vase

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
Indian flowers (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/16 in; 7.77875 cm
overall: 2 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 7.3025 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
vase, miniature
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1725-1735
1725-1735
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0565.29
Accession number:
1983.0565
Catalog number:
1983.0565.29
Collector/donor number:
178
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Meissen plate

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (overall material)
polychrome enamels and gold (overall color)
armorial (overall style)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in; 22.225 cm
overall: 1 1/8 in x 8 25/32 in; 2.8575 cm x 22.3139 cm
Object Name:
plate
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
ca 1730-1735
1730-1735
Subject:
Manufacturing  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0565.42
Accession number:
1983.0565
Catalog number:
1983.0565.42
Collector/donor number:
1514
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Meissen teapot and cover (Hausmaler)

Maker:
Meissen Manufactory  Search this
Physical Description:
hard-paste porcelain (Boettger) (overall material)
black (Schwarzlot) and gold (overall color)
"chinoiserie" Hausmaler (overall style)
Measurements:
overall:;
overall: 6 in x 4 15/16 in x 2 7/8 in; 15.24 cm x 12.54125 cm x 7.3025 cm
Object Name:
teapot
Place made:
Germany: Saxony, Meissen
Date made:
1713-1720
ID Number:
CE.76.377ab
Accession number:
1977.0166
Catalog number:
76.377ab
Collector/donor number:
740
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