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Plate

Creamy white with strong glaze, four fields, separated by radial pairs of molded lines; decorated with sprays of flowers in pink, yellow, blue, green; two landscapes in purple; edges scalloped and plate cracked.

Provenance

1883, gift of Caroline Louise Williams French, Boston, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 18, 1883)

Credit Line

Gift of Caroline Louise Williams French

German, about 1765

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

83.420

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain