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Cream Jug, ca. 1770

This is a Cream jug. It was manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated ca. 1770 and we acquired it in 1923. Its medium is hand-painted and gilded porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 11.4 × 8.7 × 11.9 cm (4 1/2 × 3 7/16 × 4 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Overglaze blue: crossed L's enclosing: 1111; jo

Cite this object as

Cream Jug, ca. 1770; Manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (France); hand-painted and gilded porcelain; H x W x D: 11.4 × 8.7 × 11.9 cm (4 1/2 × 3 7/16 × 4 11/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1923-22-54

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