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Square dessert dish

Pair of deep dishes. Scale blue, square, scalloped, each with four cartouches painted with exotic birds, separated by four urns with insect decoration and 8 corner cartouche shape reserves with insect decoration, round center reserve decorated with butterflies, all painting on white ground,...

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Marks

Mark: crescent mark underglaze blue.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

about 1770

Object Place

England

Accession Number

65.2160

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain