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Sugar Basin (lid)

Sugar Basin (lid)

c. 1750

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Sceaux Factory

(French, active 1748–66)


Overall: 13.7 x 17.2 x 14 cm (5 3/8 x 6 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

The Norweb Collection 1961.4.b


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In medieval Italian churches, painted altarpieces served as a focal point for worshippers during the rituals of faith. The figures of Jesus, Mary, and eight saints are framed by a golden background that would have glistened in the flickering candlelight of the church.

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Decorative Arts
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The Norweb Collection

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