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Box

Factory:
Mennecy
Date:
ca. 1750–60
Culture:
French, Mennecy with probably British mounts
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain, gold, enamel
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 × 3 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (5.1 × 8.9 × 3.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1943
Accession Number:
43.100.29
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed around top: MON PETIT SOULIER EST A VOUS/ JOLI PETIT NOEL Y SONGEZ-VOUS

Marking: Unmarked
Sarah Green Walters (until 1941; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, vol. 1, April 25, 1941, no. 517); [ Ruth Teschner Costantino , New York, before 1943; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1943; to MMA)
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