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Dessert plate, Lyric design

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Circular dish with simple, biomorphic design incised on surface and glazed with black and white slip.

Marks

Plate marked in brown-glaze stamp " Stangl / POTTERY / TRENTON N.J." within an ellipse; four arced lines above ellipse indicate year of fabrication is 1954; individual maker's initial "E" in black slip is painted near mark.

Provenance

Purchased by Brett Angell in Milwaukee about 1989; to MFA, 2002, gift of Brett Angell.

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell

American, designed 1954

Object Place

Trenton, New Jersey

Dimensions

Diameter 6 1/4 in.

Accession Number

2002.675.2

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip glaze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware