Cup and saucer (gobelet litron et soucoupe)

Factory: Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator: François-Marie Barrat (French, active 1769–91, 1795–96)
Decorator: Gilded by Jean-Pierre Boulanger (1722–1785, active 1754–85)
Date: 1776
Culture: French, Sèvres
Medium: Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions: Height (cup [a]): 2 3/4 in. (7 cm); Diameter (saucer [b]): 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line: Bequest of John L. Cadwalader, 1914
Accession Number: 14.58.137a, b

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