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Armorial soup plate

2006.44.1883 (RS98462)

Description

Armorial porcelain soup plate with center medallion enclosing a sepia landscape and harbor scene surmounted by a blue spade shaped shield with monogram in gold. Blue and red c-scroll band and gold star border.

Details

Maker
The Century House (Dealer)
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
"G C" (Monogram)
"Guaranteed Genuine / THE CENTURY HOUSE / 2 KING ST. ST. JAMES. S.W. 1." (Paper label affixed to base)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
China
Descriptive terms
armorial (porcelain style)
Plate, Soup
porcelain
soup plates
Dimensions
1 1/4 (H), 6 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1883
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
172784

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