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Dessert Plate

Description

One of a set of two dessert plates with a deep circular well, wide magenta band, and exterior diaper decoration. The central monogram has been replaced with painted strawberries.\n \n French export porcelain dinner service with pattern of fruit, birds, and diaper and scroll designs around “HCB” monogram. Two serving plates, five tureens, three saucers, five platters, sixteen soup plates, seventeen dinner plates, fifteen dessert plates, nineteen other plates, one pitcher, two vegetable dishes, five serving dishes, one gravy boat, eighteen nappy dishes, ten cups and ten saucers, two compotes, two chargers, five dessert bowls, and one other bowl.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Material
pear (wood)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
berry
dessert plates
Dish, Eating
Pear
pear (wood)
Plate, Dessert
Plate, Food
porcelain
Porcelain
Strawberry
Dimensions
8 3/4 (D) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.464.2
Credit Line
Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
63913
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Title Dessert Plate Accession number 1970.464.1

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