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Turquoise blue (bleu celeste) with white reserve outlined in gold. Polychrome flowers on white.

Marks

Interlaced L's enclosing date letter B in blue.

Provenance

From J. Seligmann, Luzern, Switzerland (paper label); Dudley Leavitt Pickman loan to the MFA, May 19, 1911; Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman to the MFA in 1934 (Accession Date: December 6, 1934)

Credit Line

Gift of Dudley Leavitt Pickman

French, 1754–55

Object Place

France

Dimensions

7 x 9 x 6.2 cm (2 3/4 x 3 9/16 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.1345a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain, with enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain