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Dessert plate

about 1770–80
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Accession Number

65.2155

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

White ground center decorated with exotic birds in rural habitat, blue scalloped borders, gilt rims and scroll work. Birds separated. Mark: underglaze [inscription] in 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