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Bread Plate

Description

Part of a set of six bread plates. Decorated with a wide magenta band, scroll and dapper decoration. Monogram “HCB” in center. \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.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
bread-and-butter plates
Dish, Eating
Gilded
gilding
Plate, Butter
Plate, Food
porcelain
Porcelain
People and organizations
Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896
Dimensions
7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.1211.5
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64375

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