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Maker
Meissen Porcelain Manufactory, German, established 1710
Title
Pair of Sake Bottles and Lids
Date
c. 1730
Medium
Hard-paste porcelain and ormolu
Dimensions
Each: 9 × 3 × 3 1/8 in. (22.9 × 7.6 × 7.9 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by Cecily E. Horton

Current Location
The Audrey Jones Beck Building
209 NICANDROS GALLERY
Accession Number
2018.139.1,.2
Classification
Ceramics
Provenance

Collection of Augustus the Strong, Japanese Palace, Dresden, 18th century; Baroness Renee de Becker, New York and Brussels, until 1958; [possibly sold by Rosenberg and Steibel, acting as agents]; Mr. and Mrs. Deane Johnson (the former Mrs. Henry Ford II), 1958; [Sotheby's Parke Bernet, New York, Decembe 9, 1972, lot 35]; Collection of the Beiny family, 1972; [Michele Beiny, Inc., New York,]; MFAH, 2018.