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Luncheon 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: 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm)

Accession Number

2006.2019

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with glaze

On View

Lorraine and Alan Bressler Gallery (Gallery 222)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Earthenware

Yellow ground with central medallion of “the three bears” in blues and greens.

Inscription

Painted on face: "MARCIA RUTH SILVER" and "HER PLATE"

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