Sèvres pair of vases

Sèvres pair of vases

Code: MB505

POA

1833

Hard paste porcelain

Height: 10 3/4 in. (27.2 cm)

Marks: both vases with the printed mark of a circle enclosing a six-pointed star, SÈVRES and the date, gilder's mark FR 33 

This shape was designed in 1831 to be made in a single size. Eight pairs were produced in the 1830s, the present pair being the second, entered in 1833 and described as "fond blanc, couronnes de fleurs décor en or."