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Ewer

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
François Binet (active 1750–75)
Date:
1756/57
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 6 5/8 in. (16.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edward C. Post, 1930
Accession Number:
30.58.8
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing D in blue enamel (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1756);
[2] Roman capital letter T, small dot above (decorator's mark for Binet);
[3] 4 (incised);
[4] d / (incised)

Location of marks:
All marks on underside
Wright E. Post ; Edward C. Post (until d. 1915; bequeathed to MMA)
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