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Tea service

2006.44.1953 (RS98029)

Description

Porcelain tea service of dessert plates, teacups and saucers with white bodies, central gold medallion and gold ivy, floral and foliate borders over a cobalt blue band.

Details

Maker
Charles Ahrendfeldt & Son (Importer)
Richard Briggs Co. (Retailer)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
"FABRIQUE EN FRANCE / RICHARD BRIGGS CO. / BOSTON" (Printed mark in green glaze.)
"CA / FRANCE" (Maker's mark in green glaze)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Limoges (Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France)
Descriptive terms
Limoges
porcelain
Service, Tea
tea services
Accession Number
2006.44.1953
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
173286

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