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Plate, one of 14

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Plate, one of 14

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

Currently in storage

About this object

The ground is turquoise-blue; in the center on white is a cluster of flowers and fruit; in each of the three leaves is a single exotic bird in a landscape; the bottom edges of the turquoise areas have floral garlands with two flower sprays crossed in the centers.

Made from:
Soft paste porcelain
Made in:
FRANCE: Sèvres
Date made:
18th c.-19th c.
overall __ __ __ __9.44 IN
overall __ __ __ __23.97 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
Signature marks:
MARK __.9 Crossed L's , the date letter V, for 1774 (?), v under and comma over, for Meraud, painter of flowers and fruit 1756-79 (?); n x incised.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973