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Cup and saucer

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
ca. 1804–5
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height with handle (cup .1): 3 in. (7.6 cm); Diameter (saucer .2): 5 3/16 in. (13.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund, and Gift of Mrs. Herbert N. Straus, by exchange, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.295.1, .2
Not on view
Marking: Printed in rust red on underside of each: [1] M. Imp.le/de Sevres (Sèvres factory mark)

Traces of marks in gold enamel on underside of saucer: [2] LD; [3] XEL

Various incised marks under glaze on underside of each
Jørgen Anton Kristensen ; [ Angela von Wallwitz , until 1989; sold to MMA ]
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