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Grape plate

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"Grape" pattern

Marks

Two incised rabbit marks. Mark of blue square containing a rabbit with the word "REGISTERED." "DEDHAM / TERCENTENARY / 1636-1936." All marks on the underside of the bottom.

Provenance

From the collection of Catherine Anderson, originally a resident of Dedham, Massachusetts, who began collecting Dedham Pottery in about 1920; to MFA, 2004.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously in honor of Catherine Anderson

American, about 1936

Object Place for Label

Dedham, Massachusetts

Dimensions

Overall: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2004.175

Medium or Technique

Stoneware (high-fired) with crackle glaze and cobalt decoration

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware