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1981.15.9 (RS32681)

Description

Gilt gold banded edge; border of gilt vermicule on pink ground; central image of elephant's head w/ snake entwined around trunk w/ green-gilt decoration (Appleton family crest). Oval w/ 2 tab handles.

Details

Maker
Barr Flight & Barr (Maker)
Date
1807-1813
Inscriptions
Printed and impressed on bottom: Impressed: ""BFB [under crown]"" Printed: ""BARR FLIGHT & BARR/ Royal Porcelain Works/ WORCESTER/ London--House/ FLIGHT & BARR/ Coventry Street/ Manufacturer to their Majesties, Prince of Wales, and Royal Family/ Establish 1751""
Location of origin
Worcester, England
Material
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
DISH, SERVING
dishes (vessels)
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Dimensions
14 x 10 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.15.9
GUSN
15559

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