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Cake plate

1987.44 (RS211420)

Description

Porcelain cake plate with gold lobed, scalloped edge and blue border with green, yellow, and pink flower bunches and gold enamel sprigs. Inner border of scrolled gold around white ground with pink and green flower in center.

Details

Maker
B & H (Dealer)
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
"LIMOGES/ B & H/ FRANCE" on circle. (Printed in red)
Seven pointed star over "FRANCE" (Printed in green)
"Augusta Maine" (Partial printed mark in red)
Material
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Places
Limoges (Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France)
Descriptive terms
cake plates (serving vessels)
Dish, Serving
enameling
painting (coating)
Plate, Cake
Plate, Serving
porcelain
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H), 12 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.44
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Cyril Cogswell
GUSN
51335

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