Bottle cooler (seau à bouteille) (part of a service)

Factory:
Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)
Decorator:
Jean-Baptiste Tandart (French, active 1754–1800)
Maker:
Gilder: Michel-Barnabé Chauvaux (French, active 1752–88)
Date:
1783
Culture:
French, Sèvres
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
H. 7 1/8 in. (18.1 cm.); W. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm.); L. 10 in. (25.4 cm.)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Bequest of Emma T. Gary, 1934
Accession Number:
37.20.112
Not on view
Marking: [1] Crossed Ls enclosing ff in blue (factory mark and year letter)
[2] Three dots in a line in blue (decorator's mark)
[3] Musical sharp sign in gold (gilder's mark)
[4] 27 incised
Emma T. Gary (until 1937; to MMA)