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Saucer

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Possible gilded by Jean-Louis Moyez (French, active 1818–48)
Date:
1832
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 5 3/16 in. (13.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary Ann Payne Foundation Inc., 1962
Accession Number:
62.86.7
Not on view
Marking: Printed in blue enamel on underside: [1] SEVRES / 32 beneath six-pointed star, in a circle (Sèvres factory mark and date 1832)

Printed in orange-red enamel on underside: [2] CHATEAU / DE / ST. CLOUD (destination mark)

Painted in gold enamel on underside: [3] M 7 a[-] (gilder's mark for Jean-Louis Moyez, and fragmentary date?)

Incised on underside: [4] 99-12; [5] IV
Château de Saint Cloud (Hauts-de-Seine) ; Mary Ann Payne Foundation, Inc. (until 1962; to MMA)
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