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Milk jug (pot à lait ovoide) (part of a service)

Factory: Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator: Pictorial decoration by Jean Charles Develly (active 1813–47)
Decorator: Gilded by Pierre Riton (active 1821–60)
Patron: Commissioned by Louis Philippe, King of France (French, Paris 1773–1850 Claremont, Surrey) for Queen Marie-Amélie
Date: 1836
Culture: French, Sèvres
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions: Overall (confirmed): 7 7/16 x 3 7/8 x 3 1/4 in. (18.9 x 9.8 x 8.3 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line: Purchase, The Charles E. Sampson Memorial Fund and Gift of Irwin Untermyer, by exchange, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.281.2

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