Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1900

GUSN

GUSN-197743

Description

Porcelain saucer with a white body and a gold ivy, floral and foliate borders over a cobalt blue band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

saucers (plates)
porcelain
Saucer

Inscription

"CA FRANCE" (The "A" is painted over the "C" and "FRANCE" is painted beneath both letters.)
"FABRIQUE EN FRANCE RICHARD BRIGGS CO" (Written within the borders of a green ribbon with a fleur di li within the ribbon.Boston is written below the ribbon image.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD124

Maker

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

Dimensions

.75 (H), 5.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1953.11