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Lid for Sugar Bowl (Sucrier "Melissin") from the South American Bird Service (one of two)

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Lid for Sugar Bowl (Sucrier "Melissin") from the South American Bird Service (one of two)

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory ||Knip, Pauline de __Painter ||Leloi, J. F. C. __Designer __Border

On view in: Pavilion Hallway


About this object

This lid accompanies the sugar bowls from this service. It is the only lid in the service. It is flat and is bordered by stylized leaves and flowers with a gilded pinneaple knob.

Category:
CERAMICS, FRENCH
Object name:
Lid for Sugar Bowl (Sucrier "Melissin") from the South American Bird Service (one of two)
Made from:
Hard paste porcelain
Made in:
FRANCE: Sèvres
Date made:
1819-1820
Size:
overall __4.50 in __10.00 in
overall __11.43 cm __25.40 cm

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.136.12
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"