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Manufacturer: Meissen Porcelain Manufactory

Date: c.1745
Dimensions:
Overall: 8.6 x 17 x 16.8 cm (3 3/8 x 6 11/16 x 6 5/8 in.)
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain with underglaze blue, overglaze enamels, gilding
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Dresden, Meissen
Object number: G83.1.757
DescriptionA Meissen and Hausmalerei slop bowl painted in the Ferner workshop in blue and white. It has lovers and a peeping tom in a landscape. The interior of the bowl is painted in iron-red with a shepherd and his flock within a continuous landscape. There is also a bagpiper and a lady musician seated in rockwork with a shepherd and horsemen in the distance.