"Lyric" dinner plate
Stangl Pottery (active 1929–1978)
Object Place: Trenton, New Jersey
Diameter 10 in.
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with slip decoration
The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)
Circular dish with simple, biomorphic design incised on surface. Glazed with black and white slip.
Plate marked in brown glaze on base: "Stangl / POTTERY / TRENTON / N.J." with four small arcs above elliptical reserve that encloses text, indicating 1954 as year of manufacture. Indecipherable maker's mark appears near Stangle name in black slip.
Purchased by Brett Angell in Milwaukee about 1989; to MFA, 2002, gift of Brett Angell.
Gift of Brett Angell