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Straight-sided cup with deep saucer, decorated in three sections: rose-ground mid section decorated with puce swags and ribons; border and central section decorated with polychrome flowers and trophies.

Marks

Marks: in gold on base, interlaced Ls, cursive "h" for Jacques-Francois-Louis de Laroche; incised on cup, 43, on saucer, 46.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Pirie

Gobelet litron et soucoupe

French, About 1775–80

Object Place

France

Dimensions

6 x 8.9 x 6.6 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.973a-b

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain