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Dish

2006.44.2860 (RS101192)

Description

Porcelain footed dish with open-woven sides like a basket. Cartouche shaped. Center of dish painted with pastoral scene of a man playing a lute to a woman who is reading. Decorative painting of blue dots and green curls around rim. Four delicate feet with green painted stripes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Lille / 1767" (Green mark within wreath and topped by a crown)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Lille (Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France)
Descriptive terms
Dish
dishes (vessels)
faience (earthenware)
porcelain
Dimensions
2 1/8 x 10 1/2 x 8 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2860
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
181078

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