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Game Plate

Description

Pair of circular game plates, circular with scalloped edge and wide magenta band. Mountain partridge painted in plate 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
Material
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Gilded
gilding
Grouse
Partridge
partridges
Plate, Serving
porcelain
Porcelain
serving dishes
Tetraonidae (family)
People and organizations
Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896
Dimensions
9 1/2 (D) (inches)
Accession Number
1974.372.2
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
64387

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