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LID FOR SUGAR BOWL (SUCRIER "MELISSIN") FROM THE SOUTH AMERICAN BIRD SERVICE, ONE OF TWO

Made by: J. F. C. Leloi (Designer)

On view in: Pavilion Hallway


About this object

This lid accompanies the sugar bowls from this service. It is the only lid in the service. It is flat and is bordered by stylized leaves and flowers with a gilded pinneaple knob.

Object name:
LID FOR SUGAR BOWL (SUCRIER "MELISSIN") FROM THE SOUTH AMERICAN BIRD SERVICE, ONE OF TWO
Made from:
Hard paste porcelain
Made in:
Sèvres, France
Date made:
1819-1820
Size:
11.4 × 25.4 cm (4 1/2 × 10 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
24.136.12
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973