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Armorial plate

German
19th century
Anonymous, German (Berlin), 19th century


Object Place: Europe, Berlin, Germany

Accession Number

1974.560

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Heraldic shields in center along with crowned armor head pieces with furling drapery. Decorated in gold, grays, red and blue. Cutwork scalloped rim. Around bowl, ovals with floral design. All decorated with gold. Marks: [inscription] / KPM in red; sceptre in blue. [inscription] incised. / Molded chain and rosette edge, reticulated rim, decorated in red, black and blue enamel, silver and gold; two coats of arms with helmets, crowns and scrolled leaf mantling joined by lion mask supporting shield with monogram VAW (?). Marks: scepter in underglaze blue; orb with cross and KPM printed in red; 41 in gold and =unable to enter marks = impressed.

Markings

Marks: scepter in underglaze blue; orb with cross and KPM printed in red; 41 in gold and ?/T/Z/3/1D impressed.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Theodore L. Badger