Covered cup

Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

10 x 8.9 x 7.5 cm (3 15/16 x 3 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1868a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Small bucket shaped cup with cover, gilded apple and leaf finial. Double entwined handle. White ground on which are painted numerous individual corn flowers. Cover decorated in like manner. Incised “14”, unidentified marks [inscription] and =una

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection