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Flower vase (cuvette Mahon)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
ca. 1757–60
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
2 1/16 × 11 15/16 in. (5.2 × 30.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Lesley and Emma Sheafer Collection, Bequest of Emma A. Sheafer, 1973
Accession Number:
1974.356.592
Not on view
Inscription: Fragment of printed stick on underside: 1296

Marking: Unmarked
Lesley and Emma Sheafer , New York (until 1974; bequeathed to MMA)
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