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Plate (France), ca. 1870

This is a plate. It was created by Léon Parvillée. It is dated ca. 1870 and we acquired it in 1987. Its medium is enamel-painted, glazed and gilt earthenware. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Charles E. Sampson Memorial and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 6.8 x 62 cm (2 11/16 x 24 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside, underglaze ? artist's monogram: "LP"

It is signed

Signed near edge on front, "L Parvillée" in script.

Cite this object as

Plate (France), ca. 1870; Léon Parvillée (French, 1830 - 1885); enamel-painted, glazed and gilt earthenware; H x diam.: 6.8 x 62 cm (2 11/16 x 24 7/16 in.); Museum purchase from Charles E. Sampson Memorial and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds; 1987-79-1

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