Teapot (théière Asselin), part of Breakfast Service (déjeuner)

Factory: Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator: Figural decoration by Étienne Charles Le Guay (French, 1762–1846)
Decorator: Ornamental decoration by Jacques-Nicolas Sisson (or Sinsson) (active 1795–1845)
Date: 1813
Culture: French, Sèvres
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions: Height (with handle): 8 1/16 in. (20.5 cm)
Classification: Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. D. N. Heineman, 1956
Accession Number: 56.29.2a, b

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