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Dessert Plate

1986.570 (RS25525)

Description

Of circular form with a slightly scalloped edge, gently sloping rim, circular face and a cylindrical footring. The face is hand painted with a plum and pear and leafage in polychrome within a gilt line reserve. The rim is banded in bright blue and enclosed by black and gold spinstriping.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Inscriptions
Inscribed on the bottom is a ""C"" or ""L""/F1 .
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
bone china
ceramic (material)
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
Possibly France
Possibly Germany
Descriptive terms
Bone China
ceramic (material)
dessert plates
Fruit
fruit
Painted
painting (coating)
PLATE, DESSERT
Porcelain
Possibly bone china
Possibly porcelain
Unidentified Ceramic
Dimensions
7.625 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.570
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50959

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