Ice cream cup (tasse à glace) (one of thirty-one) (part of a service)

Factory: Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator: Charles-Nicolas Buteux (French, active 1763–1801)
Decorator: Gilded by Jean Chauvaux (active 1764–1800)
Date: 1780
Culture: French, Sèvres
Medium: Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions: 2 1/2 × 2 7/8 in. (6.4 × 7.3 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line: Bequest of Emma T. Gary, 1937
Accession Number: 37.20.46

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