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Description

Of circular form with a molded scroll pattern at the rim. It has a flat, circular face and a cylindrical footring. The sloping sides and face are decorated with transfers (decals) of sepia-tone Chrysanthemums. Some petals are highlighted with hand painted purple and yellow. The rim edge has a gilt band.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1910
Inscriptions
Painted on the bottom is: 8988.2/x5a (Decorator's numbers) .
Location of origin
Germany; France
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
molding (forming)
porcelain
transfer printing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Possibly France
Possibly Germany
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
Floral
floral patterns
Molded
molding (forming)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
Porcelain
porcelain
Transfer Printed
transfer printing
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
7.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.568.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50957
Related Items
Title Plate Accession number 1986.568.2 Notes 1986.568 2 PLATE Relationship Part of set

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