Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-64417

Description

Part of a set of six dinner plates. Porcelain, round with scalloped edge, wide magenta band with gilt decoration. Center monogrammed "HCB".\n \n French export porcelain dinner service with pattern of fruit, birds, and diaper and scroll designs around “HCB” monogram. Two serving plates, five tureens, three saucers, five platters, sixteen soup plates, seventeen dinner plates, fifteen dessert plates, nineteen other plates, one pitcher, two vegetable dishes, five serving dishes, one gravy boat, eighteen nappy dishes, ten cups and ten saucers, two compotes, two chargers, five dessert bowls, and one other bowl.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
gilding
porcelain
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Porcelain
Gilded
Plate, Food

Associated Person

Bowen, Henry Chandler, 1813-1896

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9 3/8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Gardner Richardson

Accession Number

1981.7.3