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Gilded scrolls, alternately patterned and plain, in decoration and forming handle. Pierced between tops of scrolls and lines of handles. Marks on bottom: 'Dore a Sèvres' around script RF, and S 84 in oval.

Provenance

Gift of Miss Mary O. Bowditch to the MFA in 1961 (Accession Date: December 13, 1961)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary O. Bowditch

French, 1884

Object Place

France

Dimensions

4.4 x 9 x 7.4 cm (1 3/4 x 3 9/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.1239a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain