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Bombé body molded at base with band of gadroons, rim with scrolling shells picked out in puce and yellow, conforming handles similarly decorated; sides are finely painted with bouquets of flowers, interior and foot with green sprigs disguising firing cracks. Form derived from Vincennes prototype...

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Credit Line

Gift of the Ladies Committee, Harriet Carlton Goldweitz, Elizabeth Chellis and William E. Nickerson Fund

about 1750

Object Place

France

Dimensions

14.92 x 21.59 cm (5 7/8 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1984.414

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain