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Plate

Cream white with polychrome decoration. Relief ornament partment colored red around rim. Portrait of man in fancy floral frame, under which are the initials P. W D V. Corners and center glaze mottled and a little worn.

Provenance

1918, gift of Mrs. Josiah Bradlee to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 7, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Josiah Bradlee

English (Staffordshire), about 1780

Object Place

Staffordshire, England

Accession Number

18.322

Medium or Technique

Creamware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery