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Covered sugar basin with attached stand and cover

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Oval quadrilobe écuelle attached stand and cover. Decorated with sprays of flowers, all bordered by basket weave in low relief, double leaf handle on cover trimmed in blue with red bow, yellow painted rims. Marked and decorated in yellow with letter B and hunting-horn. Incision mark.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

about 1770

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11.8 x 23.3 x 18.9 cm (4 5/8 x 9 3/16 x 7 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain




Ceramics, Porcelain