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Covered Vase (2 of 2)

Covered Vase (2 of 2)


Part of a set. See all set records


Meissen Porcelain Factory

(German, est. c. 1710)

Porcelain mounted in gilt bronze

Overall: 38.1 x 33.7 x 20.7 cm (15 x 13 1/4 x 8 1/8 in.)

Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1944.229.2


One of these vases is dated 1749. They were perhaps part of a set of four covered vases that we know from documents were acquired by Mme. de Pompadour, mistress of Louis XV in 1752.

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