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Bowl with cover (écuelle) and tray

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
1766
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter (tray [a]): 7 7/8 in. (20 cm); Overall (écuelle [b, c]): 4 1/4 × 6 3/8 in. (10.8 × 16.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Ann Payne Blumenthal, 1943
Accession Number:
43.163.13a–c
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing N in blue enamel (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1766);
[2] Fragmentary and illegible painter's mark in blue enamel;
[3] O G incised;
[4] N D incised

Location of marks:
[1], [2], [4] on bottom of bowl
[3] on bottom of tray
George and Florence Blumenthal ; Ann Payne Blumenthal (until 1943; to MMA)
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