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Etienne François de Choiseul, duc de Choiseul (1719–1785)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
ca. 1770–80
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste biscuit porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of James Hazen Hyde, 1948
Accession Number:
48.16.2
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in margin, in relief: ET· F· DE· CHOISEUL· DUC DE CHOISEUL· AMBOISE PAIR DE FR·

Marking: see catalogue cards
James Hazen Hyde (until 1948; to MMA)
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