Sugar spoon

French
about 1755
Made at Mennecy Manufactory (France)


Dimensions

17.53 cm (6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.1892

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Round perforated bowl. White ground. Bowl decorated on both sides with flowers, as is handle. Goes with sugar bowl (65.1191).

Markings

none

Provenance

1955, Lucien Lévy, Paris; June 20, 1955, sold by Lévy to Forsyth Wickes (b. 1876 - d. 1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection