Cake dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-17185

Description

White w/ blue and green cornflower sprig decoration. Further detailing in brown and red; gilt edges. Round cake dish.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cake plates (serving vessels)
porcelain
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Porcelain
Cornflower
DISH

Label

Displayed in exhibition "Bostonians at Home: Five Boston Families, 1680-1960" at Suffolk University Law School, May 1-July 31, 2002.

Inscription

The mark of Charles-Philippe's Paris Factory (the initial's ""CP"" printed beneath a crown in red) is still visible on the back of many pieces.

Maker

Philippe, Charles (Maker)

Location of Origin

Paris, France

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1.375 (H), 8.5 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1927.2265