Overall: 1 1/2 x 7 7/8 in. ( 3.8 x 20 cm )
red enamelled letters: in scrolled border: "Prescia"
Porcelain plate with ribbed sides and shaped rim; border consists of blue enamelled dots between wavy gilt lines and gilt and blue bands; center enamelled with pseudo arms of New York State; figures of liberty and justice flanking shield with scrolled border surmounted by an eagle.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art owns a cream jug from the same service. Border and arms relate to 1952.11a-f.
Bequest of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
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