Saucer

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Gilded by Jean-Louis Moyez (French, active 1818–48)
Date:
1839
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Diameter: 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary Ann Payne Foundation Inc., 1962
Accession Number:
62.86.5
Not on view
Marking: Printed in blue enamel on underside: [1] Crowned LP flanked by SEVRES 1839, in a circle (Sèvres factory mark and date 1839)

Printed in orange-red enamel on underside: [2] CHATEAU / DE / COMPIEGNE, a crown above, in a rayed circle (destination mark)

Painted in gold enamel on underside: [3] M (gilder's mark for Jean-Louis Moyez)

Painted in green enamel on underside: [4] F.

[5], [6] illegible incised marks
Château de Compiègne (Oise) ; Mary Ann Payne Foundation, Inc. (until 1962; to MMA)