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Plate

English
1770–80
Made at Worcester Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 22.5cm (8 7/8in.)

Accession Number

30.385

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Shaped edges, cream ground, decoration similar to 30.384.

Inscription

Labels on underside:

R[obert] D[rane] collection, no. 467
"R. Drane" circular label with notation
Alfred E. Hutton collection, no. 270
Chelsea Town Hall loan exhibition, no. 59
"BM Group 309" [from Drane collection?]
Unidentified label with serrated edge: "F / Mar 09"?

Markings

Gold crescent

Provenance

Probably commissioned by William Henry, Duke of Gloucester (1743-1805); by descent to H.R.H George, Second duke of Cambridge (1819-1904), June 1904, sale, Christie's London; purchased by Herbert Pooles; June 1904, presented by Pooles to Robert Drane, Cardiff, Wales; May 1922, Drane sale, Albert Amor, London (dealer), no. 467; by 1924, Alfred E. 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