Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cup and saucer

Factory:
Mennecy
Date:
ca. 1750
Culture:
French, Mennecy
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .22): 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Diameter (saucer .23): 5 in. (12.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Morris Hawkes, 1924
Accession Number:
24.214.22, .23
Not on view
Inscription: Stickers on underside of saucer: (printed) [1] Porcelaines et faïences/anciennes/GILBERT LÉVY/38, Rue de Penthièvre/PARIS; (written in ink) [2] 50

Marking: Incised on underside of each: D. V
[ Gilbert Lévy , Paris ] ; Mrs. Morris Hawkes (until 1924; to MMA)
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