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Plate

decorated in 18th century manner


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

65.1805

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Turquoise blue border with three cartouche reserves in which are painted floral sprays, white center with birds, painted yellow and blue with natural surroundings. Border with gilded scroll work. Date letter “H”. Dated 1770.

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b. 1876 - d. 1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection