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White ground; blue and gold border; a cameo head of Jean de la Quintini.

Marks

-Painted in crimson 'm.' also in gold -'La Quintinie (Jean de) Agronome./né à Poitiers/1626 -blue printed mark with the word Sevres with a star above and 33 below, in a circle -further circular mark in orange with Chateau de Compiegne with motif above -incised F -further incised '8', 'Z', '8', '8'

Provenance

By 1895, Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Wales; 1895, gift of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Wales. (Accession date: March 28, 1895)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales

French, 1851

Accession Number

95.343

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain