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Platter

1998.697.1 (RS22866)

Description

Oval platter with pink floral medallions alternating with rope and bead swags with floral pendants. Painted orange, green and gilt beaded edge. Ironstone. Part of a W. Davenport & Company dinner service.

Details

Maker
W. Davenport & Company (Maker)
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Stamped on bottom: ""DAVENPORT/ JEWEL"" Imprinted on bottom: ""8/ DAVENPORT/ OPAQUE CHINA"" [w/ anchor]
Location of origin
Longport, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
ironstone (pottery)
painting (coating)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
glazing (coating)
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
Painted
painting (coating)
Platter
platters
Dimensions
14 1/2 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.697.1
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21819

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