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Platter (England), 18th century

This is a platter. It was manufactured by Spode Ceramic Works. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1915. Its medium is glazed and gilded porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

  • Platter, ca. 1745
  • tin-glazed earthenware.
  • Gift of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw.
  • 2017-20-2

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 38.6 x 28.2 x 5.5 cm (15 3/16 x 11 1/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside: [1] in red: "SPODE. / 1645." [2] "k", painted in red overglaze

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Platter (England), 18th century; Manufactured by Spode Ceramic Works ; glazed and gilded porcelain; H x W x D: 38.6 x 28.2 x 5.5 cm (15 3/16 x 11 1/8 x 2 3/16 in.); 1915-21-2

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