Cup and saucer

French
1884
Made at Sèvres Manufactory (France)


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

4.4 x 9 x 7.4 cm (1 3/4 x 3 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.1239a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Gilded scrolls, alternately patterned and plain, in decoration and forming handle. Pierced between tops of scrolls and lines of handles. Marks on bottom: ‘Dore a Sèvres’ around script RF, and S 84 in oval.

Provenance

Gift of Miss Mary O. Bowditch to the MFA in 1961 (Accession Date: December 13, 1961)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary O. Bowditch