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Plate from the Hof Service

Manufacturer: Nymphenburg Porcelain Manufactory

Date: c.1765
Overall: 3.7 x 25 cm (1 7/16 x 9 13/16 in.)
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels, gilding
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Germany, Bavaria, Munich
Object number: G83.1.701
DescriptionA Nymphenburg plate probably painted by Josef Zachenberger (1732-1802), with shaped rim. It is decorated in dark colours with scattered naturalistic flowers and insects, within a gilt scrollwork border.