Cup (gobelet litron) and saucer

Factory:
Vincennes Manufactory (French, ca. 1740–1756)
Date:
1754
Culture:
French, Vincennes
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .1a): 4 3/8 in. (11.1 cm);
Diameter (saucer .1b): 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.77.1a, b
Not on view
Marking: Painted on underside of each, underglaze on cup and enamel on saucer: Crossed Ls enclosing A (Vincennes factory mark and date letter for 1754)

Incised on underside of each, glaze-filled on saucer: 4
J. Hampden Robb (until 1912; his sale, American Art Galleries, New York, April 24–25, 1912, lot 234; sold to MMA)