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Covered Cup

about 1767
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

7.6 x 8.1 x 6.2 cm (3 x 3 3/16 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1875a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Small creme pot with cover. Flower finial; white ground, 4 sprays of flowers around pot with blue and gold trim; cover has 3 sprays, same trim; blue morning glories. Date letter O. Decorator mark “L” Levé. Incision marks. Leafage damaged in three places on finial.

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