Gobelet litron et soucoupe, third size
Frieze decoration of entwined garlands of coloured and gilt leaves with pink flowerheads. Gilt dolphins. Cup height 6.1 cm, saucer ø 12.4 cm. On the saucer, interlaced Ls with gilder’s mark HP for Henri-Martin Prévost, remains of gilt mark on the cup.
A number of pieces were produced in 1781 to celebrate the birth of a Dauphin in that year. This one has finely tooled gilt dolphins on the cup and the saucer.