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1971.1217 (RS118037)

Description

Rectanguloid white body with bracket-shaped edges; molded vine border with fleur-de-lis at corners; oval opening in center with molded rope border to receive picture; molded decoration highlighted with gilt; overall enamel decoration of naturalistic pink roses.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1894
Inscriptions
Printed mark ""D + Co/France""; decorator's signature in gilt ""O.M./1894""; impressed ""V"".
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Fleur-de-Lis
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
floral patterns
FRAME, PICTURE
frames (furnishings)
porcelain
Porcelain
Rose
rose (genus)
Vine
vines
Dimensions
8.25 x 6.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1217
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
6308

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