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Custard cup with cover

About 1750
Made at Mennecy Manufactory (France)


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 3 1/2" H.

Accession Number

65.1997a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

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Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Small white ribbed custard cup with cover, decorated with flowers, purple trim, fruit and leaf finial, pink handle. Incised “D.V.”

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