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Sugar bowl with cover

Factory:
Chantilly (French)
Date:
ca. 1740–45
Culture:
French, Chantilly
Medium:
Tin-glazed soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
4 × 6 1/4 in. (10.2 × 15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.118a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted in orange enamel on underside of bowl: [1] Hunting horn (Chantilly factory mark)

Painted in black enamel on inside cover and bowl: [2] 13
Mme. Helen Dupuy , Paris (until 1948; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, April 2–3, 1948, lot 343; sold with 50.211.119 for $250 to Wilson); R. Thornton Wilson (1948–50; to MMA)
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