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Cake plate

1952.40 (RS214931)

Description

Porcelain cake plate. Imari design. Central medallion outlined in gilt with cobalt blue, orange and gilt design leaves, flower, and tendrils on white background, flanked by three reserves outlined in gilt with cobalt blue, orange and gilt leaves, flowers, tendrils and abstract motifs on white background, separated by gilt leaf sprays and pendant flowers on cobalt blue background. Gilt rim. Shallow circular form with wide rim. Foot ring.

Details

Maker
Coalport (Maker)
Date
1805-1815
Location of origin
England, SHROPSHIRE
Material
enameling
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Shropshire (England, United Kingdom) [county]
Descriptive terms
cake plates (serving vessels)
Dish, Serving
enameling
floral patterns
gilding
hand-painted
Imari
Plate, Cake
Plate, Serving
porcelain
Dimensions
1 3/8 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1952.40
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. John B. Morris Jr.
GUSN
17619

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