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Plate

Flat rim with scrolled edge, fluted toward center. Large exotic bird on stump, two on rim; green leaves & small brown ones. Raised design on edge in brown & green. Marked with red anchor on bottom. (one chip, one crack).

Marks

Mark: GOLD ANCHOR.

Provenance

By 1955, Jessie and Sigmund J. Katz; 1955, gift of Jessie and Sigmund J. Katz. (Accession date: June 9, 1955)

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1755

Object Place

England

Accession Number

55.404

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain