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Egg Cup Egg Cup

This is a egg cup. It was manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated 1844 and we acquired it in 1926. Its medium is porcelain, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane. It is credited Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 6.2 × 4.6 cm (2 7/16 × 1 13/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Front of egg cup: [1] central crowned "N" entwined with interlaced L's in foliate scrollwork, printed in gold

Cite this object as

Egg Cup Egg Cup; Manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (France); porcelain, gold; H x diam.: 6.2 × 4.6 cm (2 7/16 × 1 13/16 in.); Bequest of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1926-22-132

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