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Butter plate

January 1935
Paul Revere Pottery of the Saturday Evening Girls club (active 1908–1942), Decorated by Lili Shapiro (American, 1894–1978)


Object Place: Brighton, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Diameter and weight: 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)

Accession Number

2006.2020

Medium or Technique

Earthenware and glaze

On View

Lorraine and Alan Bressler Gallery (Gallery 222)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Yellow ground with central medallion of a squirrel in a tree in browns, blues and greens.

Inscription

Painted on face: "MARCIA"

Signed

"P.R.P. 1-35"

Provenance

Given to donor, whose maiden name was Marcia Ruth SIlver, by the decorator, her aunt, SEG Lili Shapiro

Credit Line

Gift of Marcia Silver Nalebuff