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Cake Plate

1987.269.1 (RS208040)

Description

White porcelain hand-painted cake plate with green band and gold dots, gold arabesque border and gold bands circling the center. Kidney shaped-handles cut into plate surrounded by painted leaves. Part of twenty-one piece set.

Details

Maker
Briggs, Richard (Retailer)
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
"RICHARD BRIGGS/ BOSTON" in oval. (Printed in brown)
Material
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
cake plates (serving vessels)
Dish, Serving
Gilded
gilding
hand-painted
Painted
Plate, Cake
Plate, Serving
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.269.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Edwin B. Sears
GUSN
51507

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