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Dessert plate

Description

Dessert plate. Part of porcelain Minton breakfast set; Chinese style decoration w/ orange Gothic border; multi-colored floral branch and vine decoration on set; books and scrolled paper intertwined in vined decoration.

Details

Maker
Possibly Minton (Maker)
Date
1870-1874
Inscriptions
Painted in red on bottom: ""3225/ For I (?) O""
Location of origin
Stoke-on-Trent, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glazing (coating)
painting (coating)
porcelain
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
dessert plates
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Painted
painting (coating)
PLATE, DESSERT
porcelain
Porcelain
Sprig
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Vine
vines
Dimensions
7.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.698.17
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21909

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