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Wine glass cooler

French
about 1750
Made at Vincennes Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Overall: 11.2 x 12.6 cm (4 7/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.977

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Creamy white body decorated with two oval quatrefoil reserves containing rustic landscapes with buildings, edged in faint puce (ground for gilding?). Two handles in form of satyrs’ masks. Drilled for use as flower pot.

Markings

In underglaze blue on base, interlaced Ls with three dots.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Pirie