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Serving Dish (Italy), ca. 1750

This is a Serving dish. It was made by Cozzi Factory, Venice, Italy. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is porcelain with underglaze decoration cobalt, overglaze enamel and gilding. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 4.5 x 21 x 20.5 cm (1 3/4 x 8 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside, underglaze in iron red: anchor with two loops on top

Cite this object as

Serving Dish (Italy), ca. 1750; Made by Cozzi Factory, Venice, Italy ; porcelain with underglaze decoration cobalt, overglaze enamel and gilding; H x W x D: 4.5 x 21 x 20.5 cm (1 3/4 x 8 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-657-a

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