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One in a pair of faience plates [1972.131], blue and white decoration; center scene of butterfly and flowers in footed bowls. Repeated blue and white floral decoration 1" wide around scalloped edge. Reverse 4 blue lines around plate. Marks (J.W.Hoppestein, 1680) Factory-T'Oude Moriaenshoost....

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Credit Line

Gift of Rowland Burdon-Muller

Dutch (Delft), about late 17th century

Object Place

Delft, The Netherlands

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Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware




Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware