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Cup and Saucer (Gobelet litron et soucoupe)

Manufacturer: Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

Decorator: Jacques Fontaine

Date: 1787
Dimensions:
Overall (G83.1.1088.1-2): 7.1 x 6.7 x 9.1 cm (2 13/16 x 2 5/8 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium: Soft-paste porcelain with overglaze enamels, gilding
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:France, Île-de-France, Sèvres
Object number: G83.1.1088.1-2
DescriptionA Sèvres coffee can and saucer, the lower half finely painted with flowering branches, scrolls and an urn on a yellow ground and below a floral band. The rims are gilt.