Covered casserole dish
Manufactured by Rosenthal Porzellan Manufaktur (Founded in 1879)
Place of Manufacture: Selb, Germany
Overall: 13.3 x 27.9 x 22.9 cm (5 1/4 x 11 x 9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Round dish with narrow base and rounded, flaring sides. Bottom one inch of dish is textured with a weave pattern, rest of dish is smooth with decorative decals of “+” signs, “*” signs and stylized flowers in blue, pink, and gold. Two loop handles; lid sits on lip on inside of dish; lid is slightly domed with knob handle in center.
On bottom of dish, center, stamped in black:
"CONTINENTAL CHINA" (letters creating an arch)/
"R" with a 4 point crown on top/
Raymond Loewy (in script)/
Festive (in script)
No marks on lid.
Brett Angell; gift to MFA 2005.
Gift of Brett Angell
Reproduced with permission.