Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1885-1910

GUSN

GUSN-50957

Description

Of circular form with a molded scroll pattern at the rim. It has a flat, circular face and a cylindrical footring. The sloping sides and face are decorated with transfers (decals) of sepia-tone Chrysanthemums. Some petals are highlighted with hand painted purple and yellow. The rim edge has a gilt band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
porcelain
molding (forming)
transfer printing
ceramic (material)
floral patterns
Porcelain
Molded
Transfer Printed
Floral
Unidentified Ceramic
PLATE

Inscription

Painted on the bottom is: 8988.2/x5a (Decorator's numbers) .

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Plate Accession Number 1986.568.2

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Germany; France

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.568.1

Places

Possibly Germany
Possibly France