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1968

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2015

2022

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Cups with Floral Pattern Cups

This is a cups. It was manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1968. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Harry L. Holland Jr.. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Harry L. Holland, Jr..

Its dimensions are

H x diam. (a: cup): 3.4 × 5.7 cm (1 5/16 × 2 1/4 in.) H x diam. (b: cup): 3.5 × 5.8 cm (1 3/8 × 2 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside of cup a: [1] "DÉCORÉ À SÈVRES" around interlaced L's with crown above and "30" beneath, (decorated in Sèvres in 1830) Underside of cup b: [1] "DÉCORÉ À SÈVRES" around interlaced L's with crown above and "30" beneath, (decorated in Sèvres in 1830)

It is inscribed

Uninscribed

Cite this object as

Cups with Floral Pattern Cups; Manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (France); porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold; H x diam. (a: cup): 3.4 × 5.7 cm (1 5/16 × 2 1/4 in.) H x diam. (b: cup): 3.5 × 5.8 cm (1 3/8 × 2 5/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Harry L. Holland, Jr.; 1968-89-1-a,b

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