"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, one green and a white pine cone.
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: SILVER PINE
Brett Angell; gift to MFA 2005.
Gift of Brett Angell
American, about 1955
- Manufactured by Franciscan Division, Gladding, McBean & Co., active 1875–1984