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Commemorative Plate

1970.720 (RS115530)

Description

White porcelain body. Scalloped and lobed edge. Wide rim with cream colored ground with three floral reserves alternating with aqua reserves with gilt decoration of musical instruments. Heavy gilt accents and floral borders throughout. Well with aqua border with polychrome bust-length portrait of King Louis XVI of France.

Details

Maker
Sevres (Maker)
Morion (Artist)
Chateau Des Tuileries (Maker)
Date
1850-1899
Inscriptions
Chateau de Tuileries (ss intertwined)
S.37
Sevres/1844/crown/ss
Garde meuble des champs-elysses
Location of origin
Sevres, France; France; Paris, France
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Memorabilia
Descriptive terms
Commemorative
commemoratives
Gilded
gilding
Musical Instrument
musical instruments
Plate, Commemorative
plates (dishes)
porcelain
Porcelain
People and organizations
Louis XVI, King of France, 1754-1793
Accession Number
1970.720
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
63935
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