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Figures of the Sultan and his Slave

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Pair of Figures of the Sultan and his Slave. Brightly colored, the sultan in fur-trimmed pink cloak and iron-red robe with jeweled and gilt frogging, his Moorish attendant in yellow-lined flowered cloak and striped robe, the Sultana in fur-lined black cloak, iron-red bodice, yellow apron and...

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Marks

Mock Meissen mark and incised 119F

Provenance

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

German, about 1773

Dimensions

Height: 22.9 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

2006.942.1

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics