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Saucer

French
1740–50
Made at Chantilly Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

3 cm (1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1985

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Soft paste, round shallow dish with moulding at rim, decorated in Kakiemon floral and butterfly motifs in red, yellow, blue, green. Mark: hunting horn red.

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