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Dessert plate

2009.5.2.19 (RS212408)

Description

Dessert plate with gilt decoration and blue diamond patterned band with spearhead border. Blue and metallic gold hand-painted "AQ" monogram in shield.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1800
Inscriptions
"AQ" (Script monogram in gold)
Associated Building
Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinoiserie
dessert plates
Plate, Dessert
porcelain
People and organizations
Metropolitan Moving & Storage
Quincy, Abigail Phillips, 1745-1798
Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997
Dimensions
7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2009.5.2.19
GUSN
188227

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