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PLATE FROM THE ROHAN SERVICE (ONE OF 30)

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PLATE FROM THE ROHAN SERVICE (ONE OF 30)

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

Currently in storage


About this object

The ground is turquoise-blue; the edge is slightly scalloped; in the center on a white ground is the monogram PLR in leafy script in two tones of gold, (for Prince Louis de Rohan) sorrounded by a wreath of oak leaves and acorns springing from a broken section of a branch; on the rim are three oval panels reserved in white each containing one exotic bird in a landscape; between the panels are arching leaf scrolls and swags of oak leaves and acorns in gold.

Category:
ceramics, french
Object name:
PLATE FROM THE ROHAN SERVICE (ONE OF 30)
Made from:
Soft paste porcelain
Made in:
Sèvres, France
Date made:
1772
Size:
9 3/4 in. (24.8 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.66.10
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK .10 Crossed L's, the date letter T for 1772, and a sword- the mark for Evans (Etienne), pinter of flowers, birds, butterflies nad landscapes 1752-1806; X incised.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973