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Platter

English
about 1820
Made by Derby Manufactory, working about 1750-1848 (Derbyshire, England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

3.8 x 21.5 cm (1 1/2 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.1240

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Soft-paste porcelain with polychrome decoration and gilding. Marks: crowned crossed batons with six dots and script ‘D’ in red enamel, incised ‘11’. Oval platter. The rim decorated with a wide band of yellow, a thin band of gold leaves on black and gilt edging. Yellow border contains masks, bulls’ heads and other devices in black with gold detailing. Oval medallion in center with yellow ground edged with black and gold leaf band containing a bird-headed creature holding a plant flanked by two Egyptian lion heads.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb