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Saucer

Object Number: 
1957.303a
Date: 
1775-1782
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 8 in. ( 3.8 x 20.3 cm )
Marks: 
painted: on bottom: hatched crescent
Description: 
Circular saucer porcelain dish press molded into scalloped shaping decorated with central underglaze blue printed pine cones, pomegrantes, berries, and flowers; rim is decorated with five floral sprays; the scalloped circumference is bordered with a painted blue line; marked with a hatched crescent
Gallery Label: 
This shape of saucer wasn't introduced until the mid 1770's.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Edmund Astley Prentis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group