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Pair of French 18th c coffee cans in  the Cornflower/Barbeaux pattern

Pair of French 18th c coffee cans in the Cornflower/Barbeaux pattern


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Ceramics: French: Porcelain: Pre 1800: Item # 1291225
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A pair of coffee cans and saucers, gobelets litrons, in the cornflower (barbeaux) pattern, a decoration much preferred by Marie Antoinette. Paris, late 18th century, the cups marked 1r ll (premier = first and ??). Height "2¼/ 6 cm. Condition: small firing crack to one cup (cf photo 3). To go with the cups: two contemporary (1790’s) saucers by Guérhard et Dihl, Paris, in the same pattern, with damage and repair. Diameter of the saucers: 5¼”/ 13 cm.