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Cup And Saucer (France), ca. 1740

This is a Cup and saucer. It was manufactured by Chantilly Porcelain Factory. It is dated ca. 1740 and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is soft-paste porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Morris Hawkes. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Morris Hawkes.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a: cup): 6.4 x 9.1 x 6.8 cm (2 1/2 x 3 9/16 x 2 11/16 in.) H x diam. (b: saucer): 2.4 x 13 cm (15/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside of both (a) and (b), stamped: red French horn

Cite this object as

Cup And Saucer (France), ca. 1740; Manufactured by Chantilly Porcelain Factory (France); soft-paste porcelain; H x W x D (a: cup): 6.4 x 9.1 x 6.8 cm (2 1/2 x 3 9/16 x 2 11/16 in.) H x diam. (b: saucer): 2.4 x 13 cm (15/16 x 5 1/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Morris Hawkes; 1942-25-22-a,b

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