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Plate

White, with blue center and gold border.

Marks

Mark: S (painted in underglaze blue). On label: "Old Caughlu or Salopian ware 1776 N. 477 Extinct? EMLF/Sp?"

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales

English (Shropshire, Caughley), about 1780

Object Place

England

Accession Number

95.239

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain with polychrome and gilded decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain