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Small Dessert Dish or Saucer
Accession # 68.87.9
Manufacturer Union Porcelain Works
Title Small Dessert Dish or Saucer
Date ca. 1880
Medium Porcelain
Dimensions 1 1/8 x 5 x 5 in. (2.9 x 12.7 x 12.7 cm)
Marks On underside: transfer-printed in yellow, "[within urn] UNION / PORCELAIN / WORKS / GREENPOINT / N.Y." and below urn "10 '85"; transfer-printed in green, "U.P.W." above head of an eagle
Inscriptions no inscriptions
Signed no signature
Credit Line Gift of Franklin Chace
Location Visible Storage: Case 36, Shelf O (Ceramics)
Description Porcelain dessert dish or saucer, part of green and white dinner service (68.87.1-13). White porcelain with vitreous glaze, circular dish with upward curving rim. Applied decorations in gilding and green paint around rim: gilded band and border of ribbon and tassel design interspersed with three roundels containing stylized fleur-de-lis. CONDITION: Good.