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Cup (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Probably decorated by Pierre Louis Philippe Armand (active 1758–81)
Date:
1759
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number:
58.75.99
Not on view
Inscription: Sticker: H. 146 (Hillingdon Collection number)

Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing G, a dot above and below the intersections of the Ls (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1759) (almost entirely effaced) (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1759)

Incised on underside: [2] I
Sir Charles Mills, Baronet (by 1862) ; The Lords Hillingdon , London ; The Samuel H. Kress Foundation (until 1958; to MMA)
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