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Sugar bowl (one of four) (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Decoration attributed to Dominique Joffroy (French, active 1753–70)
Date:
ca. 1767
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.); W. 6 in. (15.2 cm.); L. 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Emma T. Gary, 1937
Accession Number:
37.20.177a, b
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls in blue (factory mark)
[2] Script p in blue (decorator's mark)
[3] gp incised
Emma T. Gary (until 1937; to MMA)
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