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Lidded Ewer and Basin
Ewer and Basin made at the Saint-Cloud Porcelain Manufactory (French, active by 1693 - 1766)
Saint-Cloud France Paris France (Place created)
porcelain about 1715 - 1720; silver mounts modern ?
Soft-paste porcelain underglaze blue decoration and silver
Decorated with a finely painted pattern of blue
These vessels were produced at Saint-Cloud, the first major manufactory in France to make
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