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Painted in predominantly yellow, manganese, blue and green tones, the centre with Liberty on a pedestal inscribed "A La Liberté" and the date 1795 flanked by two soldiers on either side and two columns draped with floral garlands, the wide border painted with playing-cards depicting figures and...

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manganese R.F. mark


Anonymous. January 30, 1985, sale, Christie's, New York, lot 18. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

French, 1795


Diameter: 45.7 cm (18 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)




Ceramics, Pottery