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Sugar Bowl and Stand, from a Dessert Service (Sucrier et son Plateau) Sugar Bowl And Stand, ca. 1735

This is a sugar bowl and stand. It was manufactured by Chantilly Porcelain Factory. It is dated ca. 1735 and we acquired it in 1907. Its medium is soft paste porcelain, vitreous enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled Vive la France! Vive Chantilly! Vive Elegance!.

This object was donated by Mrs. George T. Bliss. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George T. Bliss.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a: sugar bowl): 6.3 × 13.1 × 15.7 cm (2 1/2 × 5 3/16 × 6 3/16 in.) H x W x D (b: cover): 4.7 × 11.1 × 13.2 cm (1 7/8 × 4 3/8 × 5 3/16 in.) H x W x D (c: stand): 4 × 19.2 × 24.1 cm (1 9/16 × 7 9/16 × 9 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside of sugar bowl: [1] a fanfare trumpet or hunting horn, painted in red overglaze (manufactory mark) Underside of stand: [1] a fanfare trumpet or hunting horn, painted in red overglaze (manufactory mark)

It is inscribed

Uninscribed

Cite this object as

Sugar Bowl and Stand, from a Dessert Service (Sucrier et son Plateau) Sugar Bowl And Stand, ca. 1735; Manufactured by Chantilly Porcelain Factory (France); France; soft paste porcelain, vitreous enamel; H x W x D (a: sugar bowl): 6.3 × 13.1 × 15.7 cm (2 1/2 × 5 3/16 × 6 3/16 in.) H x W x D (b: cover): 4.7 × 11.1 × 13.2 cm (1 7/8 × 4 3/8 × 5 3/16 in.) H x W x D (c: stand): 4 × 19.2 × 24.1 cm (1 9/16 × 7 9/16 × 9 1/2 in.); Gift of Mrs. George T. Bliss; 1907-23-9-a/c

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.

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