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Cup (tasse litron)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Gilded by Jean-Louis Moyez (French, active 1818–48)
Date:
1838
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Alfred Duane Pell, 1902
Accession Number:
02.6.199
Not on view
Marking: Printed in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crowned LP flanked by SEVRES 1838, in a circle (Sèvres factory mark)

Printed in red enamel on underside: [2] CHÂTEAU / DE / F.BLEAU, crown above

Painted in gold enamel on underside: [3] M (gilder's mark for Jean-Louis Moyez)

Incised on underside: [4] C 33-4; [5] J(?) C
Château de Fontainebleau ; Reverend Alfred Duane Pell (until 1902; to MMA)
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