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Plate, "Conversation/Music" Pattern

Decorative Arts

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MANUFACTURER Flintridge China
MEDIUM Porcelain
DATES ca. 1954
DIMENSIONS 1 x 10 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. (2.5 x 27.3 x 27.3 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Transfer-printed in gray on reverse: "FLINTRIDGE CHINA / [two lions flanking shield with "F"] / U.S.A. / MADE IN CALIFORNIA"
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of Charles Venable and Martin Webb
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CAPTION Lucha (unknown). Plate, "Conversation/Music" Pattern, ca. 1954. Porcelain, 1 x 10 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. (2.5 x 27.3 x 27.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Charles Venable and Martin Webb, 2004.14.1. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 2004.14.1_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Plate, "Conversation/Music" pattern. Circular, dished plate with platinum rim band. Transfer-printed decoration on a musical theme is randomly scattered on the surface of the plate. In black are: violin, music stand, bell, French horn, harmonica, tuning fork. In gray are: musical notes, tall-backed chair, treble clef, "Lucha" in script (lower right).
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