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Cup and saucer (gobelet à lait et soucoupe)

Factory:
Vincennes Manufactory (French, ca. 1740–1756)
Date:
ca. 1752
Culture:
French, Vincennes
Medium:
Soft-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
Height (cup .172): 3 5/16 in. (8.4 cm); Diameter (saucer .173): 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1950
Accession Number:
50.211.172, .173
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 545
Marking: Painted in underglaze blue on underside of each: Foliated crossed L's (Vincennes factory mark)

Incised under glaze on underside of each: d
[ Gaston Bensimon , New York, before 1950; sold to Mr. Wilson ] ; R. Thornton Wilson (until 1950; to MMA)
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