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Bowl with cover (écuelle) and tray

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Etienne Evans (active 1752–1807)
Date:
1760
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall (écuelle [a, b]): 4 × 5 7/8 in. (10.2 × 14.9 cm); Diameter (tray [c]): 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.147a, b, .148
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing H in blue (Sèvres factory mark and year letter for 1760);
[2] A dagger in blue (decorator's mark for Evans);
[3] oo incised
Lord Swaythling , London ; [ Rosenberg and Stiebel, Inc. , New York; sold to Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (by 1949–50; to MMA)
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