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Catalog Number DEC.048a
Title plate
Artist unknown
Date 1750-1780 circa
Description Three plates. polycrome enamels of floral sprays and two birds; fence on bottom portion of plates. (Newport Historical Society, Nov. 1980)
Object Name Plate, Food
Medium Hand Painted
Material Porcelain
Dimensions Dia-22.6 inches
Credit line Gift of Miss Ellen Townsend
Provenance n.d.
Additional Inscriptions and Marks Newport Historical Society Accession Number
10.1.9a
Inscription Type Paper Tag
Inscription Technique Pen and Ink
Inscription Location Base of Plate
Inscriptions and Marks Easton Cabinet
Redwood Library
No. 3
Capt Nicholas Easton Comm (Commissioned (?)) 1707 Married 1690
Collection Decorative Arts
People Townsend, Ellen
Notes Red paper slip "Exhibit Townsend China - The Met" on outside of box