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Cake Plate

1977.410.11AB (RS116650)

Description

Low circular form with borad rim, border of spearheads; central mofif of en grisaille flowers with gilt encircled by chain in en grisaille.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
enameling
gilding
grisaille
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
cake plates (serving vessels)
Chain
Enameled
enameling
Gilded
gilding
grisaille
Grisaille
Plate, Cake
porcelain
Porcelain
Spearhead
spearheads
Dimensions
1.5 x 8.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.410.11AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4144

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