Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1720-1750

GUSN

GUSN-45952

Description

Delftware plate with polychrome decoration of pineapple and flower border in three large clusters surrounding large bird perched on branch with flowers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
earthenware
glazing (coating)
tin glaze
Delft
floral patterns
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Food

Label

In exhibition at the Paine House Museum at Greenwood Farm (A Trustees of Reservations property) from May 31, 2001 to October 15, 2001 (renewed seasonally through October 2003).

Inscription

"English / Delft / Brislington / 1714-1754" (Adhesive paper tags)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of John B. Morris, Jr.

Accession Number

1957.286

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