On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 x 5 11/16 x 5 11/16 in. (2.5 x 14.4 x 14.4 cm) (show scale)
Gift of George West
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Charles Cartlidge & Co. (1848-1856). Saucer, ca. 1850. Porcelain, gilt, 1 x 5 11/16 x 5 11/16 in. (2.5 x 14.4 x 14.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George West, 1991.98. Creative Commons-BY
overall, 1991.98.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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Porcelain saucer with gilt decoration. Round deep saucer raised on foot rim. Gilt band around rim. Rim molded with eight truncated heart shapes with three-leaf cluster at interstices. Alternating gilt leaf and flower motif at center of each molded section: one motif with horizontal branch and one flower; alternating design with horizontal branch and three flowers.
CONDITION - Very good. Minor loss to gilt rim; scratches due to normal wear.
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