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Miniature cup and saucer

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Date:
18th–19th century
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup): 1 3/8 in. (3.5 cm); Diameter (saucer): 3 in. (7.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
X.709.2, .3
Not on view
Marking: Painted in blue enamel on underside of each: Crossed Ls (Sèvres factory mark)

Incised on bottom of cup: [1] 45/3; [2] OC conjoined

Incised on bottom of saucer [1] 48(?); [2] illegible
Museum Accession (source unknown; at an unknown date to MMA)
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