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Dessert Plate

1986.569.1-3 (RS25523)

Description

Each is of circular form with a scalloped edge, gently sloping sides, circular well and foot. Each is decorated with a gilt ring at the rim edge and a gilt ring of leafage at the edge as well. The faces are painted with fruit sprays.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1910
Location of origin
Europe
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
dessert plates
Fruit
fruit
Gilded
gilding
Painted
painting (coating)
PLATE, DESSERT
porcelain
Porcelain
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
7.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.569.1-3
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50958

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