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Plate (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
François-Marie Barrat (French, active 1769–91, 1795–96)
Maker:
Gilder: Michel-Barnabé Chauvaux (French, active 1752–88)
Maker:
Gilder: Henry-Martin Prévost (French, active 1757–97)
Date:
1786
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diam. 9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Emma T. Gary, 1937
Accession Number:
37.20.160
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing jj in blue enamel (factory mark and year letter)
[2] FB in blue enamel (decorator's mark)
[3] Musical sharp sign in gold (gilder's mark)
[4] HP in gold (gilder's mark)
[5] 3I incised
Emma T. Gary (until 1937; to MMA)
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