Dish

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-181078

Description

Porcelain footed dish with open-woven sides like a basket. Cartouche shaped. Center of dish painted with pastoral scene of a man playing a lute to a woman who is reading. Decorative painting of blue dots and green curls around rim. Four delicate feet with green painted stripes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dishes (vessels)
porcelain
faience (earthenware)
Dish

Inscription

"Lille / 1767" (Green mark within wreath and topped by a crown)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD176

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 1/8 x 10 1/2 x 8 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2860

Places

Lille (Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France)