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Miniature cup and saucer

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
ca. 1782
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup [.464]): 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm); Diameter (saucer [.465]): 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Abraham L. Garbat, 1961
Accession Number:
61.107.464, .465
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing ee in blue enamel (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1782);
[2] Script cp in blue enamel (decorator's mark);
[3] 29/3 incised;
[4] 36 incised

Location of marks:
[1], [2] on bottom of each
[3] on bottom of cup
[4] on bottom of saucer
Dr. and Mrs. A. L. Garbat (until 1961; to MMA)
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