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Plaque (Netherlands)

This is a Plaque. It is dated ca. 1700–10 and we acquired it in 1986. Its medium is tin-glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Walter Phelps Warren. It is credited Bequest of Walter Phelps Warren.

  • Plate
  • tin-glazed earthenware.
  • Gift of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw.
  • 2017-20-9

Its dimensions are

31.5 x 24.3 x 2 cm (12 3/8 x 9 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

It has the following markings


It is inscribed

"Schosse" a corruption of "Schots," a Scottish snuff tobacco; "VOC" for Vereenidge Oostindische Compagnie (Dutch East India Company)

Cite this object as

Plaque (Netherlands); tin-glazed earthenware; 31.5 x 24.3 x 2 cm (12 3/8 x 9 9/16 x 13/16 in.); Bequest of Walter Phelps Warren; 1986-61-72

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