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Plate

Molded & scalloped rim, green ground with three panels of flower painting framed and joined by scrolls and garlands of gold. Polychrome flowers in center.

Marks

Painted in blue enamel: factory mark of crossed Ls, enclosing date letter "T" (1772) "g" below, in script (painter's mark for Leopold Weydinger pere, active at Sevres 1757-1806).

Provenance

By 1946, Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge; 1947, gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge

French (Sevres), 18th century, 1772

Object Place

France

Accession Number

47.90

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain