Soup Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-64421

Description

Part of a set of fifteen soup plates. Circular plate with wide rim and circular well, wide magenta band with scrolled edge and “HCB” monogram in the center.\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.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
gilding
porcelain
Dish, EatingPlate, FoodPlate, SoupPorcelain
Gilded
Plate, Soup

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

9 3/8 (D) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Gardner Richardson

Accession Number

1981.7.7