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Covered custard cup

about 1755
Made at Mennecy Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

7.8 x 8.2 x 6.2 cm (3 1/16 x 3 1/4 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1999a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Small white ribbed custard cup and cover, decorated with flowers, handle blue trim, flower and leaf finial. Incised “D.V.”

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