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Luncheon plate (Lyric design)

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Circular dish with simple, biomorphic design incised on surface. Glazed with black and white slip.

Marks

Stamped in brown glaze underneath plate is "Stangl / POTTERY / TRENTON N.J." with four arced lines above the elliptical reserve, indicating 1954 as year of manufacture. Maker's initial "N" or "I" in black slip appears near stamp.

Provenance

Purchased by Brett Angell in Milwaukee about 1989; to MFA, 2002, gift of Brett Angell.

Credit Line

Gift of Brett Angell

American, 1954

Object Place

Trenton, New Jersey

Dimensions

Diameter 8 1/4 in.

Accession Number

2002.675.3

Medium or Technique

Earthenware with slip decoration

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware