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Plate (France), 1710–30

This is a plate. It is dated 1710–30 and we acquired it in 1907. Its medium is tin-glazed thrown earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. George T. Bliss. It is credited Gift of Mrs. George T. Bliss.

Our curators have highlighted 4 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Aryballi (Italy)
  • terracotta, black varnish.
  • Gift of Charles W. Gould.
  • 1915-11-35-a

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 2.7 x 24.3 cm (1 1/16 x 9 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings


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Plate (France), 1710–30; tin-glazed thrown earthenware; H x diam.: 2.7 x 24.3 cm (1 1/16 x 9 9/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. George T. Bliss; 1907-23-4

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