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Covered Cup

about 1767
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

7.8 x 7.9 x 6.2 cm (3 1/16 x 3 1/8 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1874a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Small creme pot with cover. Apple and leaf finial; white ground pot decorated with four sprays of flowers and blue and gold trim; cover with three sprays of flowers. Worn mark: incision mark “T”. Apple on finial as been glued on. Gilt is worn on apple.

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