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Dessert plate

English
about 1760
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Accession Number

65.2153

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Pair of dessert plates, scalloped, scale blue, each with three cartuches, separated by urns, converging upon round center reserve, all painted with clusters of flowers bordered by scroll gilding, flowers on white ground. Mark: square seal underglaze blue.

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