Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Louis XVI

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Artist:
Possibly Jean Mascret (French, 1810–1848)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste biscuit porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Kent, 1964
Accession Number:
64.186.3
Not on view
Inscription: Stickers on back: [1] 110.51/ 3Prix/ 4/ Sevres/ Manufacture Porcelaine; [2] 28613/ Sevres/ 4 Fr.

Marking: Incised on front beneath shoulder: [1] SEVRES

Incised on back, in script: [2] Mas
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Kent (until 1964; to MMA)
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