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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .138a): 3 in. (7.6 cm); Diameter (saucer .138b): 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of John L. Cadwalader, 1914
Accession Number:
14.58.138a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside of each: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing pp (Sèvres factory mark and date letter); [2] Script ch

Painted in gold enamel on underside: [3] Musical sharp sign
John L. Cadwalader (until 1914; bequeathed to MMA)
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