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SAUCER (SOUCOUPE) FROM A TEA OR BREAKFAST SERVICE (DÉJEUNER "LOSANGE")

Made by: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (Manufacturer)

On view in: French Porcelain Room


About this object

The white ground of the saucer is decorated with a broad band of stippled gold (sablé) with blue and purple bell flowers linked by floral garland. In addition, a narrow vine with irregular leaves and red berries encircles the center of the saucer.

Object name:
SAUCER (SOUCOUPE) FROM A TEA OR BREAKFAST SERVICE (DÉJEUNER "LOSANGE")
Made from:
Soft paste porcelain
Made in:
Sèvres, France
Date made:
1767-1770
Size:
13.6 cm (5 3/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.132.7
Class:
CERAMICS
Signature marks:
MARK .6-7 (cup and saucer) unmarked, .6 has sp incised; .7 has x incised.
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973