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Sèvres porcelain pitcher (part of a service)

Sèvres porcelain pitcher (part of a service)

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Object Name
date made
place made
France: Île-de-France, Sevres
Physical Description
"gold" (overall color)
blue (overall color)
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
overall: 8 7/8 in x 5 1/8 in x 3 11/16 in; 22.5425 cm x 13.0175 cm x 9.36625 cm
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Industry & Manufacturing
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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