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Plate

German
about 1750
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

5 cm (1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.2070

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Basket weave borders, center decorated with spray of suspended flowers tied by yellow ribbon, and each with three bees and hornets. Border chip on rim of .2071. Mark crossed swords 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