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Platter, ca. 1745

This is a platter. It was manufactured by Varages Pottery Factory. It is dated ca. 1745 and we acquired it in 2017. Its medium is tin-glazed earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Clare E. Thaw and Eugene V. Thaw. It is credited Gift of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw.

  • Platter (USA), 1986
  • enameled and gilt porcelain.
  • Museum purchase from the Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund.
  • 1987-40-1

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 3.5 × 39.5 × 27.5 cm (1 3/8 × 15 9/16 × 10 13/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Large black underglaze X

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Platter, ca. 1745; Manufactured by Varages Pottery Factory ; tin-glazed earthenware; H x W x D: 3.5 × 39.5 × 27.5 cm (1 3/8 × 15 9/16 × 10 13/16 in.); Gift of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw; 2017-20-2

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