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CUP, ONE OF TWO

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

Currently in storage


About this object

The ground is a pale, dusty blue; in the center of the saucer is a large rosette in gold with anthemions; a band of anthemions decorates the rims of the saucers and the outside of the cups at the lip.

Category:
ceramics
Object name:
CUP, ONE OF TWO
Made from:
Porcelain
Made in:
Sèvres, France
Date made:
1849-1859
Size:
2 3/4 × 4 13/16 in. (7 × 12.2 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.191.1
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK; INSCRIPTION .1 (cup): 58 in green oval; .2 (saucer) S.49 in green oval, crossed out. .1 and .2 L P crowned cypher and Sevres 1846 in blue within a circle; "Chateau de St. Cloud" mark in red. The second saucer is similarly marked except for the dates .1 CRS--ey incised; .2 jo incised.
Credit line:
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Riggs, 1974