Circular Dish

German
about 1750
Made by Göggingen Manufactory, Germany


Dimensions

Height: 41.3 cm (16 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.927

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Armorial, blue and white molded circular dish, the central accollée quartered arms with crowned lion supporters flanked by foliate scrolls and elaborate diaper and scroll manteling surmounted by a crown, within a molded shell, scroll and foliate border. The arms are those of Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt and his wife Henriette Maria, Duchess of Modena.

Markings

Marked in blue underneath

Provenance

Anonymous. October 12, 1995, sale, Christie's, London, lot 257. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger