Plate

Dutch (Delft)
around 1765
Made by De Grieksche A (Greek A) factory (1657-1818)


Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

14.92 x 23.47 cm (5 7/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

95.312

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware

Rectangular shallow dish (one of a pair), probably for serving herring. Wide border of lines and dots has a cloud-shaped reserve in the middle of each side. A single flower on a long stem flanked by smaller single sprays of blue flowers decorate the center. Mate to 95.313.

Markings

"A," probably for the Greek A factory

Provenance

Purchased from C. L. Andrews (with 95.313) for $10.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales