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Both the oval bowl and the domed cover are quatrelobed. The two ear-shaped handles on the bowl are composed of two interlacing branches with leaf terminals, and the cover is surmounted by a finial in the form of a lemon with a stem an d three leaves. The two primary reserves on the bowl and on...

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Interlaced Ls enclosing date letter L, painter's mark of a scrolling N for Francois-Joseph Aloncle (active at Sevres 1758-81) below, all in blue enamel; incised roman R.


By 1947, Philip Suval, New York; November 15, 1947, Philip Suval sold to Forsyth Wickes, New York and Newport, RI (d. 1964); 1965, bequest of Wickes. (Accession date: December 24, 1965)

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

écuelle à ozier

French, 1764

Object Place

Sevres, France


Overall: 14.2 x 22.6 x 18.1 cm (5 9/16 x 8 7/8 x 7 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels and gold




Ceramics, Porcelain