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Pot a lait Hebert

  • Object:

    Jug and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Sèvres (made)

  • Date:

    1758-1759 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr John George Joicey

  • Museum number:

    C.1361&A-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 26, shelf 7 []

Physical description

Milk jug and cover of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded.

Place of Origin

Sèvres (made)

Date

1758-1759 (made)

Artist/maker

Sèvres porcelain factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded

Marks and inscriptions

Interlaced 'L's with date letter 'F'
Maker's mark in blue enamel

Cursive 'E'
Painter's mark in blue enamel for unknown

4
Incised

Crossed square
Incised

Dimensions

Height: 7.6 cm, Diameter: 5.6 cm, Width: 7.8 cm maximum

Descriptive line

Milk jug and cover of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Sèvres porcelain factory, Sèvres, 1758-1759.

Materials

Soft paste porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Panels; Clouds; Flowers; Scrolls; Cherub; Leaves

Categories

Tea, Coffee & Chocolate wares; Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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