Butter Dish and Cover
From a service used by George Washington (President 1789-1797)Made in Sevres, France, Europe
Made by Sèvres porcelain factory, Sèvres, France, 1756 - present. Possibly gilded by Léopold Weydinger, French, active 1757 - 1806.
Hard paste porcelain, lead glaze, gilded decoration
2006-3-16a,bGift of the McNeil Americana Collection, 2006
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