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Ice cream cup

second half of 18th century
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

6.8 x 7.4 x 5.8 cm (2 11/16 x 2 15/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1877

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Plain white, urn shaped demi-tasse styled cup on round base; Handle rims decorated in gilding. Handle has been glued.

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