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1972.26AB (RS31154)

Description

Plate, hand thrown construction. White clay body with "white" or colorless glaze. Cleaned foot ring. Circular form with wide rim canting to shallow well. Underglaze blue crosshatch band with gilt spearhead border at rim and at cavetto. Overglaze blue enamel and gilt decoration at center of swagged ermine enclosing a shield w/ monogram "AQ".

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1797
Associated Building
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
PLATE
plates (dishes)
porcelain
Porcelain
People and organizations
Quincy, Abigail Phillips, 1803-1893
Shaw, Thomas
Dimensions
7.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.26AB
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
55887

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