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SUGAR BOWL FROM A TEA OR BREAKFAST SERVICE (DÉJEUNER "LOSANGE")

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

On view in: French Porcelain Room


About this object

Upon sugar bowl's white ground is a broad border of stippled gold (sablé) are painted blue and purple bell flowers linked by floral garlands. In addition, bowl is decorated with a narrow vine of leaves and red berries.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
SUGAR BOWL FROM A TEA OR BREAKFAST SERVICE (DÉJEUNER "LOSANGE")
Made from:
Soft paste porcelain
Made in:
Sèvres, France
Date made:
1767-1770
Size:
1 13/16 in. (4.6 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.132.3
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK .3 (sugar bowl) unmarked; 8 incised.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Featured in publication:
"Sèvres Porcelain at Hillwood","A Taste for Splendor: Russian Imperial and European Treasures from the Hillwood Museum"