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Plate, 1753–1756

This is a Plate. It is dated 1753–1756 and we acquired it in 1957. Its medium is soft-paste porcelain, overglaze enamels. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Irwin Untermyer.

  • Model, Ricinus Communis, 1875–1898
  • wood, papier-mâché, cardboard, plaster, reed pith, metal, string, feathers,....
  • Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History.
  • 22.2018.1

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 3.5 x 23 cm (1 3/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Plate, 1753–1756; soft-paste porcelain, overglaze enamels; H x diam.: 3.5 x 23 cm (1 3/8 x 9 1/16 in.); Gift of Irwin Untermyer; 1957-11-2

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Huguenot Legacy: English Silver, 1680-1760 from the Alan & Simone Hartman Collection.

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