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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup [.139]): 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm); Diameter (saucer [.140]): 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.139, .140
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed foliated Ls in blue enamel (Sèvres factory mark);
[2] Bo incised;
[3] Script B incised

Location of marks:
[1], [2] on bottom of cup
[3] on bottom of saucer
R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)
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