Cup and saucer (gobelet litron et soucoupe)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
ca. 1800
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .141): 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm); Diameter (saucer .142): 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Alfred Duane Pell, 1902
Accession Number:
02.6.141, .142
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside of both: [1] Script Sevres

Incised on underside of cup: [2] 51;[3] U (unidentified)
Reverend Alfred Duane Pell (until 1902; to MMA)