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Covered custard cup

French
about 1760
Made at Chantilly Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

8.4 x 8 x 6.5 cm (3 5/16 x 3 1/8 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1986a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Small cream pot decorated with flowers. Three sprays on cover, fruit and leaf finial, handle with blue decoration. Marked with blue hunting horn and decorator letter ” “. Incised: Damage: 2 chips on leaf finial. Chavagnac-Grollier, p.81 (mark).

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