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Teacup and saucer

Gobelet litron et soucoupe

French
about 1770
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

5.9 cm (2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.975a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Soft-paste porcelain. Straight-sided cup with deep saucer, both decorated with roses painted on white ground and a border of flowering vines edged with plain gold bands.

Markings

Marks: in blue on base of each, interlaced Ls between K and Y incised on cup, XJO3 incised on saucer, X in a box

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Pirie