Dinner plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1879

GUSN

GUSN-15702

Description

White porcelain dinner plate with hand-painted butterflies, sprays of leaves and flowers, with gold bands. Raised oval decoration and gold leaves on rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
gilding
hand-painted
porcelain
Japonaiserie
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Dinner
Porcelain
Hand Painted
Gilded
Butterfly
Japonais
Plate, Dinner

Inscription

"HAVILAND & CO/ [over oval mark:] /POUR /CLARCK ADAMS/ & CLARCK/ BOSTON" (Printed in green)
"H & Co/ L" (Printed in dark green)

Additional Identification Number

1965.100A

People and Organizations

Clarck Adams & Clarck

Maker

Haviland & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Limoges, France

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/8 (H), 9 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. H. Handy

Accession Number

1965.100.1