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Medallion

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Modeler:
Jacques-Auguste Collet (French, active 1784–1800, 1801–09)
Date:
ca. 1785
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste biscuit
Dimensions:
Height: 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of George D. Pratt, 1935
Accession Number:
45.174.44
Not on view
Signature: Incised on tranche of shoulder: Collet./ ft./ mai.1785

Inscription: Inscribed in pencil on reverse: [1] Duclos? (crossed out); [2] illegible name (crossed out); [3] Emanuel Joseph Sieyès/ Deputy in the 1st National Convention 1748-1836/ G.H> Wood....

Inscribed in black ink on reverse: A-5-11F
George D. Pratt (until 1935; bequeathed to MMA)
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