early 20th century
soup plate: 9 x 1 5/8 in.
One piece from 5-piece place setting comprise of cup, saucer, circular soup plate, circular dinner plate, and another plate with scalloped edges and cream brim; all have gold bands around rim and inner edge of brim; all but the saucer bear the gold initials "JR" on the brim or body.
This place setting belonged to Mrs. Henry J. Raymond (Juliette Weaver), wife of the editor of the New York Times.
Gift of Mrs. S.L. Holbrook
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