On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 8 5/8 in. (3.2 x 12.1 x 21.9 cm) (show scale)
On underside: transfer-printed in orange, within pot "UNION / PORCELAIN / WORKS / GREENPOINT / N.Y." and below pot "11 87"; also remnant of a eagle transfer-printed in green.
Dick S. Ramsay Fund
Porcelain bonbon dish; irregularly oval in shape molded in shell and basket patterns with basket handle at one end. Dark orange border around the dish and handle with floral sprigs in brown and green over the main area. Buds of pink are at handle end, orange at other.
CONDITION: Decoration worn and edge has several chips.
Union Porcelain Works (1863-ca. 1922). Bonbon Dish, 1887. Porcelain, 1 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 8 5/8 in. (3.2 x 12.1 x 21.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 63.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 63.5_acetate_bw.jpg)
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