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Plate

English
about 1850-75
Made at Wedgwood Manufactory (Staffordshire, England), Decorated by Emile Lessore (French, 1805–1874)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1977.667

Medium or Technique

Creamware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Plate in form of shell with molded ridges overall. Painted decoration with Venus and Cupid under a tree. White drapery, yellow rim, cream ground.

Inscription

Signed on front: E. Lessore and Wedgwood

Markings

Mark: Wedgewood impressed on back

Credit Line

Gift by the grandchildren of Mrs. Edward Frothingham,(Eugenia Mifflin Frothingham)