Plate

English
1770–80
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

8 7/8 in. (diam.)

Accession Number

30.384

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Shaped edges, cream ground with fruit and insects in brilliant colors. Turquoise rim, heavily gilt panelled, touched in with dark blue. .

Inscription

Labels on reverse:
Alfred Hutton Collection, no. 270
R[obert] D[rake] collection, no. 466
Albert Amor (dealer)
and other manuscript labels describing this service

Markings

Mark: GOLD CRESCENT, incised crescent

Provenance

Before 1922, Robert Drane, Wales. 1922, sold by Albert Amor, London, lots 466-467; Alfred Hutton, London; by 1930, Richard C. Paine (b. 1893 - d. 1966), Boston; 1930, gift of Richard C. Paine to the MFA. (Accession date: April 3, 1930)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard C. Paine