French Faience Jardiniere by Veuve Perrin

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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).
Details
In the Style Of
Louis XV
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
circa 1780
Period
18th Century
Materials and Techniques
Painted   Ceramic
Condition
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
Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
Dimensions
9.5 in. H
24 cm H
Diameter
12.0
Dealer Location
Pembroke, MA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU83856064453
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