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TRAY FROM THE SOUTH AMERICAN BIRDS SERVICE

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TRAY FROM THE SOUTH AMERICAN BIRDS SERVICE

Made by: Pauline de Knip

On view in: Pavilion Hallway


About this object

This flat tray has a narrow standing rim painted with stylized leaves and flowers outside and a wavy ribbon and tendrils inside. The center of the tray is painted with styled leaves and flowers arranged as an oval medallion. It accompanies the sugar bowls from this service.

Category:
ceramics, french
Object name:
TRAY FROM THE SOUTH AMERICAN BIRDS SERVICE
Made from:
Hard paste porcelain
Made in:
Sèvres, France
Date made:
1819-1820
Size:
4 1/4 × 10 in. (10.8 × 25.4 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.136.10
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK .10 (tray) same marks as .9; 19-12 incised
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973