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Relish Dish
Accession # 68.87.2
Manufacturer Union Porcelain Works
Title Relish Dish
Date ca. 1880
Medium Porcelain
Dimensions 7 7/8 x 10 in. (20 x 25.4 cm)
Marks On underside, transfer-printed in green: "U.P.N" above head of an eagle
Inscriptions no inscriptions
Signed no signature
Credit Line Gift of Franklin Chace
Location Visible Storage: Case 36, Shelf N (Ceramics)
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.