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platter depicting Prince Murat and Princess Caroline Murat
  • Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory, manufacturer
    active 1756–present
    Jean Georget, painter
    1763–1823
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
  • platter depicting Prince Murat and Princess Caroline Murat, 1804
  • Where object was made: France
  • porcelain
  • Gift of Mrs. William B. Thayer
  • Not on display
  • 1963.0012.35
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Description

Napoleonic porcelain service. Black/dark blue with gold designs of flowers, wreaths with an "N" inside, and bands of leaves. In the center are two circular portraits; on the left is a man and on the right is a woman.