Plate (One From a Set of Five)
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
7/8 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (2.2 x 18.4 x 18.4 cm) (show scale)
Transfer printed on bottom: in orange "UNION / PORCELAIN / WORKS / GREEN POINT / NY" within urn-shaped vessel and "3 89" below; in green, "U.P.W." above head of eagle
H. Randolph Lever Fund
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Union Porcelain Works (1863-ca. 1922). Plate (One From a Set of Five), 1879-1891. Porcelain, 7/8 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (2.2 x 18.4 x 18.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 75.165.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 75.165.4_bw.jpg)
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White porcelain plate. Square shape with scalloped corners, polychrome decoration, ring base. Gilt edge, yellow border fading toward white center. Light green and lavendar flowers painted on border and extending toward center. Street scene with two houses and stone bridge with mountains in background painted on border. Japanese taste.
Condition: Excellent; minor scratches on surface from normal wear.
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