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Potpourri Vase with Girl and Dog

Factory:
Mennecy
Date:
ca. 1750–60
Culture:
French, Mennecy
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height: 9 in. (22.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.263
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 543
Marking: Incised under glaze on underside of base of vase: DV with a crescent under each letter
Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)
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