A lovely, highly-detailed French faience soup tureen, with handles, feet and nicely-sculpted vegetable decorated cover (18th century). The top cover has a radish, carrot and scallion. The painted decoration on the sides includes a shield with fleur-de-lis. The piece is marked underneath, "VP 1777" (mark for Veuve Perrin, Marseilles).
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Good. Good overall. Handles and feet have some old chips, and there are scattered minor chips to rim of top. Overall wear to surface, consistent with its age and use, but no apparent cracks. .
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
9.5 in. H
24 cm H
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