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Dish (Italy)

This is a Dish. It was manufactured by Doccia Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is glazed porcelain, overglaze enameling and gilding. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 17.5 x 24.8 cm (6 7/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

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Cite this object as

Dish (Italy); Manufactured by Doccia Porcelain Manufactory (Italy); glazed porcelain, overglaze enameling and gilding; Overall: 17.5 x 24.8 cm (6 7/8 x 9 3/4 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-446-a

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Excavating Design: 18th-century Drawings and Prints from the Permanent Collection.

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