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1910

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Canton Vegetable Dish And Lid, ca. 1899–1900

This is a Vegetable dish and lid. It was designed by Edward Colonna and manufactured by Gerard, Dufraisseix, and Abbot, Limoges. It is dated ca. 1899–1900 and we acquired it in 1989. Its medium is glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from General Acquisition Endowment.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 14 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm (5 1/2 in. x 8 in. x 8 in.)

It has the following markings

On base of dish (a): green underglaze: "l'Art / Nouveau / Paris" [in script]; (b): none

Cite this object as

Canton Vegetable Dish And Lid, ca. 1899–1900; Designed by Edward Colonna (German, 1862–1948); France; glazed porcelain; H x W x D: 14 x 20.3 x 20.3 cm (5 1/2 in. x 8 in. x 8 in.); Museum purchase from General Acquisition Endowment; 1989-5-1-a,b

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