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Sèvres porcelain cup and saucer (part of a service)

Sèvres porcelain cup and saucer (part of a service)
Usage Conditions Apply
date made
1840
Object Name
cup
saucer
Physical Description
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (cup material)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (saucer material)
metal (saucer material)
paper (label material)
black (?? color)
blue (cup color)
blue (saucer color)
gold (cup color)
gold (saucer color)
purple (cup color)
polychrome (component surface decoration color name)
portrait and urns (overall description of decoration)
urns (joint piece description of decoration)
Measurements
overall cup: 4 7/8 in x 4 5/8 in x 3 3/4 in; 12.3825 cm x 11.7475 cm x 9.525 cm
overall saucer: 1 1/16 in x 6 1/4 in; 2.69875 cm x 15.875 cm
ID Number
CE.P-808Eab
catalog number
P-808Eab
accession number
225282
Location
Currently not on view
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Industry & Manufacturing
Domestic Furnishings
Art
place made
France: Île-de-France, Sèvres
Usage