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"Silver Pine" plate
Manufactured by Franciscan Division, Gladding, McBean & Co. (active 1875–1984)
Object Place: Glendale, California
Overall: 2.7 x 26.7 cm (1 1/16 x 10 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Earthenware with white and bluish-green glaze
Not On View
“Encanto” shape, “Silver Pine” pattern; round plate with bluish-green glaze on top; cream glaze on underside; silver stripe on rim; decoration on top: stylized pine needle bunches, one silver, two green and three white pine cones.
Stamped on base in gray:
"Franciscan Fine China/ MADE IN CALIFORNIA U.S.A." in an oval with an image of a Spanish mission on top. Beneath oval: "GLADDING, MCBEAN & CO/ ["c" in circle] ["R" in circle]"
Beneath in magenta:
Brett Angell; gift to MFA 2005.
Gift of Brett Angell