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serving plate from the Swan Service
  • Johann Joachim Kändler, assistant
    born: Fischbach, Electorate of Saxony (present-day Germany) ; died: Meissen, Electorate of Saxony (present-day Germany)
    Johann Friedrich Eberlein, artist
    born: Dresden, Germany ; died: Meissen, Germany
  • serving plate from the Swan Service, 1737–1741
  • Where object was made: Dresden, Germany
  • porcelain
  • Object Diameter: 38.1 cm
    Object Diameter: 15 in
  • Museum purchase: Greater University Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1958.0009
Label Text

Scene with swans among reeds and rushes. Coat of arms at top of plate.