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Teapot (théière pestum) (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
1846
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 6 11/16 in. (17 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss Sylvia Such, 1951
Accession Number:
51.187.1a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Written on tape on underside: 6.1, in a rectangle

Marking: Printed in green enamel on underside: [1] Crowned addorsed LP flanked by SV 46. (Sèvres factory mark and date 1846)

Incised on underside: ep46-gVf (unidentified)
[ Art market , St. Cloud, before 1951 ] ; Miss Sylvia Such (until 1951; to MMA)
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