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Plate (France), 1745–49

This is a plate. It was manufactured by Olérys and Laugier's pottery factory. It is dated 1745–49 and we acquired it in 1907. Its medium is tin-glaze earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mr. George A. Hearn. It is credited Gift of George A. Hearn.

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

  • Plate (France), ca. 1880
  • enameled porcelain.
  • Museum purchase through bequest of Dona Guimaraes and from Decorative Arts....
  • 1993-124-6

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 2.8 x 24.8 x 24.8 cm (1 1/8 x 9 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

On base, in brown: "OL. J." [mark for Joseph Olery]

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Plate (France), 1745–49; Manufactured by Olérys and Laugier's pottery factory ; tin-glaze earthenware; H x W x D: 2.8 x 24.8 x 24.8 cm (1 1/8 x 9 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.); Gift of George A. Hearn; 1907-14-9

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