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Dessert Service

Description

48-piece dessert service; white with mauve banding and gilt decoration. Includes an urn-shaped fruit cooler, pair of footed sauce tureens, pair of pierced baskets, and 48 dessert plates.

Details

Maker
Possibly Sevres Porcelain Manufactory
Date
1815-1825
Associated Building
Original To Shady Hill.
Material
enamel (fused coating)
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly Sèvres (Hauts-de-Seine department, Île-de-France, France)
Descriptive terms
dessert services
enamel (fused coating)
gilding
porcelain
Service, Dessert
People and organizations
Norton, Catherine Eliot
Accession Number
1990.156
Credit Line
Bequest of Susan Norton
GUSN
241809

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