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Triple salt

Soft-paste porcelain. Three-lobed basket with arched handles interlaced with blue-green ribbon edged in gold. Rose ground basket with white reserves decorated with polychrome floral painting, outlined in gold scrolls and flowers.

Marks

Marks: in blue on base, interlced Ls incised on base, 5. With later decoration.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Pirie

about 1770 with later decoration

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1984.974

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain