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COVER FROM CUP, ONE OF TWO

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COVER FROM CUP, ONE OF TWO

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

On a white ground, sprays of flowers in natural colors within panels formed by curved bands of gold leaves. On the small lid, the handle is in the form of a flower. Scalloped edges of lid and bowl are pink. The cup is fastened to an ormolu stand with four curving legs on a base resting on four small paw feet; in the center of the base is a flame in ormolu.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
COVER FROM CUP, ONE OF TWO
Made from:
Porcelain -- ormolu
Made in:
Sèvres, France
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
15.9 × 8.3 cm (6 1/4 × 3 1/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.176.2
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK Crossed L's underneath, in blue.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973