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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .1): 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); Diameter (saucer .2): 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. George Chase, 1920
Accession Number:
20.134.1, .2
Not on view
Marking: Stamped in blue enamel on underside of each: Sevres 1846/crowned LP, in double circle

Stamped in iron red enamel on underside of each: CHATEAY/DE/F.BLEU, in dentate circle, with crown above

Stamped in green enamel on underside of cup: cancelled mark, in an oval (illegible)

Incised on underside of cup: AB (?) (?)

Stamped in green enamel on underside of saucer: cancelled S88 mark, in oval

Incised on underside of saucer: M G J (?) (?)-oH
Mrs. George Chase (until 1920; to MMA)
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