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Draped Vase (Vase Bouteille en Echarpes) (one of two)

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

On view in: French Porcelain Room


About this object

The ground is turquoise-blue; the shape is that of an urn with a pedestal foot; the neck is narrow and covered with curving ridges in turquoise-blue alternating with white channels; the same motif is repeated on the cap-like lid; draped around the body is a simulated white cloth decorated with stripes and dots in gold.

Category:
CERAMICS, FRENCH
Object name:
Draped Vase (Vase Bouteille en Echarpes) (one of two)
Made from:
Soft paste porcelain
Made in:
FRANCE: Sèvres
Date made:
1765-1778
Size:
overall __10.25 IN
overall __26.04 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.186.2
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK __Unmarked; .2 m incised on bottom
Credit line:
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Riggs, 1974
Featured in publication:
"Sèvres Porcelain at Hillwood"