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Dessert plate

English
1768–70
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Accession Number

65.2147

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Scalloped blue scroll borders decorated with gilt leafwork, bowl sections of plates decorated with perched exotic birds surrounded by leafage and flowers. Mark: underglaze [inscription] in blue. [W]

Markings

Mark: underglaze [inscription] in blue. [W]

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection