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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1997.105
People
Manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, German (founded 1710)
Title
Box
Classification
Boxes
Work Type
box
Date
c. 1870
Places
Creation Place: Europe, Germany
Culture
German
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/226895
Location
Level 1, Room 1510, Modern and Contemporary Art, Disrupt the View: Arlene Shechet at the Harvard Art Museums
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Porcelain with enamels and gold
Dimensions
4 x 3.5 x 4 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/8 x 1 9/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • manufacturer's mark: bottom of boxf, blue underglaze: [crossed swords, dot underneath] [mark of Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, Marcolini period]
Provenance
Walter P. Gunn, Jr. family, gift; to Harvard Art Museums, 1997
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of the Walter P. Gunn, Jr. Family
Accession Year
1997
Object Number
1997.105
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Disrupt the View: Arlene Shechet at the Harvard Art Museums, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/01/2022 - 07/06/2025

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