Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
3/4 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (1.9 x 18.4 x 18.4 cm) (show scale)
Transfer-printed in green on bottom: "SHENANGO CHINA / NEW CASTLE, PA" below a seated male figure decorating a pot.
Gift of Joseph V. Garry
Bread and Butter Plate. Circular plate with shallow bouge and slightly slanting rim in heavy semi-vitreous porcelain. Plate is decorated with dark teal blue ornament consisting of double band on outer rim and two opposing triangular shapes, each containing three arrows; alternating with two opposing groups of five small squares with arrows depending from central three squares, the middle arrow longer than those flanking.
CONDITION: Undamaged; three stilt marks on underside of rim.
Shenango China (China, 1910-present). Plate, ca. 1910. Porcelain, 3/4 x 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. (1.9 x 18.4 x 18.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Joseph V. Garry, 1993.111. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1993.111_view1_bw.jpg)
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