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Cup (gobelet litron)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George Clinton Gênet, in memory of "Citizen" Edmond Charles Gênet, 1909
Accession Number:
09.129.6a
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crowned crossed Ls enclosing ee in blue enamel (Sèvres factory mark and year letter); [2] Script N (decorator's mark).

Incised on underside: [3] Script ch incised
Mrs. George Clinton Gênet (until 1909; to MMA)
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