Union Porcelain Works (1863-ca. 1922). <em>Relish Dish</em>, ca. 1880. Porcelain, 7 7/8 x 10 in. (20 x 25.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Franklin Chace, 68.87.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 68.87.2.jpg)

Relish Dish

Artist:Union Porcelain Works

Medium: Porcelain

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1880

Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 10 in. (20 x 25.4 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 68.87.2

Image: 68.87.2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Porcelain relish dish, part of green and white dinner service (68.87.1-13). White porcelain with vitreous glaze, shell-shaped dish with deep bowl; end of shell form curves upward and serves as handle. Applied decorations in gilding and green paint: ivy leaves below handle; around rim, gilded band and border of ribbon and tassel design interspersed with three roundels containing stylized fleur-de-lis. CONDITION: Good.

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