Dessert plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-173294

Description

Porcelain dessert plate with a white body and a central gold medallion and gold ivy, floral and foliate borders over a cobalt blue band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dessert plates
porcelain
Limoges
Plate, Dessert

Inscription

"FABRIQUE EN FRANCE / RICHARD BRIGGS CO / BOSTON" (Green glaze mark)
"CA / FRANCE" (Green glaze mark)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD124

Maker

Charles Ahrendfeldt & Son (Importer)
Richard Briggs Co. (Retailer)

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

3/4 (H), 8 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1953.3

Places

Limoges (Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France)