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Cake dish

Description

White w/ blue and green cornflower sprig decoration. Further detailing in brown and red; gilt edges. Round cake dish.

Details

Label
Displayed in exhibition "Bostonians at Home: Five Boston Families, 1680-1960" at Suffolk University Law School, May 1-July 31, 2002.
Maker
Philippe, Charles (Maker)
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
The mark of Charles-Philippe's Paris Factory (the initial's ""CP"" printed beneath a crown in red) is still visible on the back of many pieces.
Location of origin
Paris, France
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
cake plates (serving vessels)
Cornflower
DISH
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
1.375 (H), 8.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.2265
GUSN
17185

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